The Power of Pushkin: Russia, USSR, and Beyond

RUSSIAN 386

This course, taught in English and with readings in translation, explores the literary works of Alexander Pushkin as well as Pushkin's elevated place in the culture(s) of pre-revolutionary Russia, the Soviet Union, and post-Soviet Russia. We will also study Pushkin's connection to Africa and to African American writers of the early twentieth century.

Explore the culture and customs of these countries: 
Russian Federation, United States of America
Faculty: 

JoAnne Van Tuyl

Areas of Knowledge: 
ALP, CCI, CZ
Modes of Inquiry: 
CCI
Film, Visual & Performing Arts?
No
Literature in Translation?
Yes