Wednesday, March 11, 2015

SPR 2015 - Russian Folk Literature - VLPA/I&S/Optional W credit

Course Description
RUSS 324 - SLN 18925
Mon,Wed 2:30-4:20
V. Muskheli

What are folktales, fairytales, myths, legends and contemporary "urban legends?" This class looks at the oral art of the Russian folktale, its roots in pre-Christian religion, its worldwide connections, and its manifestations and transformations in modern Russian literature and culture.