SLAVIC 470 - Topics in Cultural Studies of Central, Eastern, and Southern Europe
Section: 002 Cultural History of Russian Jews through Literature and the Arts
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Slavic Languages and Literatures (SLAVIC)
Department: LSA Slavic Languages & Literatures
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
ULWR
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credit(s).
Primary Instructor:

The course spans over two hundred years of Jewish cultural activity in Russia. At the theoretical level, the course will address such issues as multilingualism, minority culture in an imperial context, relationships between culture and ethnicity and culture and religion. At the practical level, we will discuss a wide variety of works of literature, criticism, essays, visual arts and cinema. Structurally the course consists of four section: a historical introduction, two case studies of the cities of St. Petersburg and Odessa as major centers of Jewish cultural production in the Russian Empire, and an overview of the Soviet period.

SLAVIC 470 - Topics in Cultural Studies of Central, Eastern, and Southern Europe
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
23146
Open
13
3LSA Int'l Studies Minor
1Ugrd
-
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
002 (LEC)
P
25427
Open
19
10Ugrd
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Meets with History 481.003 and Judaic 417.001
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