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SLAV 2168 Russian Literature of the Fantastic (in translation) (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

A study of grotesque, bizarre, surrealistic, supernatural, and fantastic themes in a wide range of Russian short stories and novels by writers such as Pushkin, Gogol, Dostoevskij, Bulgakov, Zamiatin, Siniavskij, Pelevin, and Petrushevskaja within the context of the Western tradition of E.T.A. Hoffman, Poe, Kafka, and others.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: All readings in English translation


Last Updated: 20-Dec-17