Courses: Russian & E European Folklore (RUSSB223001)

Fall 2013

Class Number: 1446
This interdisciplinary course introduces students to major issues in Russian and East European folklore including epic tales, fairy tales, calendar and life-cycle rituals, and folk beliefs. The course also presents different theoretical approaches to the interpretation of folk texts as well as emphasizes the influence of folklore on literature, music, and art. No knowledge of Russian is required.
Div: III; Approach: Cross-Cultural Analysis (CC), Critical Interpretation (CI); Haverford: Humanities (HU)
Enrollment Criteria: Freshman; Sophmore; Junior; Senior;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1446 Div: III; CC;CI;


Russian (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, TH102

Meeting Times

MW 1:00pm-2:30pm