SLAVIC 151 - First Year Seminar
Section: 004 The Russian Rogue's Progress
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Slavic Languages and Literatures (SLAVIC)
Department: LSA Slavic Languages & Literatures
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
FYWR
Other:
FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
10
Advisory Prerequisites:
Enrollment restricted to first-year students, including those with sophomore standing.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course examines Russian picaresque humor, satire, fantasy, and science fiction in the 19th and 20th centuries surveyed against the background of world literature and folklore. Readings include Gogol’s Dead Souls, Ehrenburg’s Julio Jurenitj; A.N. Tolstoy’s Garin’s Death Ray; Il’f and Petrov’s Twelve Chairs, Bulgakov’s The Master and Margarita, Babel’s My First Fee, and more. Lectures, students’ presentations, and discussion. Grade based on papers, midterm reports, and final essay. No knowledge of Russian or background in Russian literature required.

SLAVIC 151 - First Year Seminar
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
37917
Closed
0
1Y1
-
MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
002 (SEM)
P
37919
Closed
0
10Y1
-
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
003 (SEM)
P
37921
Closed
0
1Y1
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
004 (SEM)
P
48191
Open
1
1Y1
-
TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
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