RUSS 306D (“Russian Literature in Translation”) added for Summer 2020 Term 2

Lecturer of Russian Dasha Prykhodko will be teaching RUSS 306D 921 online for Summer 2020 Term 2. In this course students will witness an intricate interplay between human passions and reason, aspirations and duty, as they presented themselves to the great Russian writers of the 19th century. Students will read a number of shorter salient works by Pushkin, Gogol, Lermontov, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Leskov and Chekhov, and see if their contemplations about human weaknesses and vices are relevant to our present day.
Visit the UBC Course Schedule to register.