Slavic Languages and Literatures | Russian Poetry
R551 | ALL | Liapunov

A survey of major Russian poets in the nineteenth century from Zhukovskii to
the Symbolists, including Batiushkov, Boratynskii, Lermontov, Tiutchev,
Nekrasov, and Fet.  The course will concentrate on close reading of selected
poems in Russian.  This will be supplemented by lectures summarizing the
general trends in the development of Russian poetry in the nineteenth