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.