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Russian Short Masterpieces
An introduction to Russian literature through close readings of short works by Russia's greatest writers. The course explores the writers' artistic worlds, examines the profound moral and social questions they raise, and provides insights into Russian culture and society. Particular attention is given to interpreting and writing about literature. This course may count toward the Russian Studies major. Please note: Students may receive credit either for this course or for RUSS 269 (Short Masterpieces of Russian Literature), but not for both. The course is taught in English. Capabilities addressed: Critical reading, critical thinking, clear writing, collaborative learning, oral presentation.