Slavic Languages and Literatures | Modern Czech Lit & Culture
C364 | ALL | Volkova

Introduction to Czechoslovak literature and culture of the modem
period (from 1890s to the end of WWII). It covers such major political
events as WWI, formation of Czechoslovak Republic and WWII. The
extraordinarily rich literary, scholarly and artistic life of those
periods is explored through reading of such authors as J. Hašek, F.
Kafka, J. Seifert and K. ?apek, and viewing films related to literary
works of the period.