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LITERATURE

LIT-440
Advanced Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Rotating topics in British and European literature ranging from nineteenth century melodrama in different national traditions to the Victorian or Romantic novel, Victorian or Romantic poetry, French realism, and French Symbolist poetry, the Romantic imagination, the politics of poetry, and the Shelley circle, with emphasis on research. Meets with LIT-640. Usually offered every year.

LIT-440
001
LITERATURE
SPRING 2015

Course Level: Undergraduate

Advanced Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature (3)

Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Others

Students read English translations of selected texts by classic nineteenth-century Russian writers, including Gogol, Pushkin, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Turgenev, and Chekhov. Readings include Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment and Tolstoy's Anna Karenina as well as a Pushkin's novel in verse Eugene Onegin. Meets with LIT-640 001.