Sinners, Saints, and Madmen: 19th Century Russian Literature

3 credits

RUSS 3380

Russian
College of Arts and Science

Introduction to foundational periods (Sentimentalism, Romanticism, Realism and its decline), narratives, and authors of 19th century Russian literary tradition. Traces development of the “Russian” short story and novel forms, as well as the all-important “Petersburg” theme. Prerequisites: Sophomore standing or instructor’s consent.