SLA300H1: Russian Literature in the Age of Empire

Hours: 
24L

Survey of major movements and institutions, familiar and less studied writers and intellectuals of the first half of the nineteenth century. Imperial culture between and within Europe and Asia. Romanticism as literary movement, cultural ideology, and lifestyle. Emergence of literature as profession and public sphere. Literature and nationalism. Taught in English, all readings in English.

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)