19th Century Russian Literature


This course is an introductory survey of the development of Russian literature from it's medieval beginnings to the end of the nineteenth century. We cover a wide variety of genres including sagas, the novel, the short story, drama and lyric poetry. Major authors to be covered include: Pushkin, Dostoevsky, Turgenev, Tolstoy, Lermontov, and Gogol.


Syllabus

Contents

Aleksandr Pushkin

Mikhail Lermontov

Nikolai Gogol'

Ivan Turgenev

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Lev Tolstoy


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