This course introduces students to the great tradition of the nineteenth-century Russian novel. We begin with Pushkin's Eugene Onegin and then continue with works by Lermontov, Gogol, Tolstoy, and Dostoevsky. No knowledge of Russian required or expected. Satisfies the cultural diversity requirement.
Students entering 2012: satisfies the Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric distribution requirement. Students entering before 2012: satisfies Literature distribution requirement.