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Eurasian Studies 201

INTRODUCTION TO RUSSIAN CIVILIZATION

Fall Quarter 2001
Handouts

Daily 1:00-1:50

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Handouts

Part I --

Byliny
Old Russian Writing and Literature
East Slavic Paganism
Structure of the Russian Fairytale

Organization of the Russian Orthodox Church
Kievan Art and Archictecture
Time of Troubles

Part II --

Siberia
Excerpt from Philisophical Letters
Russian Music
Russian Paintings
Main Centers of Culture, Icon Painting, and Iconostasis

Part III --

Performing Arts/Cinema in Soviet Russia
Soviet Control Over the Arts
Revolution in Art and Literature