The Golden Age: Nineteenth Century Russian Literature and Culture

RUSS 322
  • Quarters: Winter
  • General Education Requirements: VLPA

Explores Russian literature and culture during the “Golden Age” of the nineteenth century. Authors include some of the best-known and most influential Russian writers, including Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Gogol, Turgenev, Chekhov, and Goncharov. Students gain a comprehensive knowledge of major literary themes, ideas, and developments of nineteenth century Russian literature.