RUSS 2231 - Fairy Tales of Russia Course uri icon



  • Provides a general introduction to fairy tales including various theoretical approaches to classifying and interpreting them; introduces students to a wide selection of Russian folk and fairy tales. Examines the cultural, social and political values they reflect, as well as the continuing influence of fairy tales and folk beliefs in Russian literature, music, folk art, and film, and in the political propaganda of the 20th century. Taught in English.


  • Grove, Vicki Jean  
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018 / Spring 2019 / Summer 2019 / Spring 2020 / Summer 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2023
  • Olson, Laura J.  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2021