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 century.