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SLAV 5163 Seminar: Nabokov (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

The bilingual and bicultural achievement of Vladimir Nabokov. A polemical examination of Nabokov's writings, with particular attention to connections among his aesthetics, ethics, and metaphysics and to issues of gender, sexuality, authorship, and exile.
Readings include selected Russian and English novels and short stories, as well as poetic, autobiographic, and discursive works.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Maxim D. Shrayer

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: ENGL7775

Comments: All readings are in English.
Instructor's permission required for undergraduates


Last Updated: 23-Apr-14