Courses: Russian Culture Today (RUSSB542001)

Spring 2008

Class Number: 1294
This seminar focuses on current cultural trends in Russia, with
special emphasis on the interplay between various artistic media and
post-Soviet Russia's rapidly developing society. Students will be
introduced to contemporary Russian literature, painting, television,
film and music while considering such topics as Russia's ambiguous
attitude toward the West, the rise of violence in Russian society and
Russia's evaluation of the past. Discussions in both Russian and
English. Prerequisite: Russian 102 or the equivalent.

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1294

Department

Russian (Web site)

Taught By

Harte,Timothy

Location

Bryn Mawr, RCCON

Meeting Times

M 2:00pm-4:00pm