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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

RUSS 3110 - Russian Short Stories of the 19th Century

The course covers some of the most popular short stories from nineteenth century Russian literature including those of authors like A. Pushkin, N. Gogol, and A. Chekhov. Students will read stories in both Russian and English and work to comprehend both the social behavior and psychology of the relationships within them. The course also examines the political and social concerns of the revolutionary time period implicit within this literature. Students will study the advanced language structures used in these stories to acquire a deeper understanding of how the Russian language functions.

Prerequisite: RUSS 2002 with a grade of C or higher or placement by the Department of Modern & Classical Languages