RUSS 2471 - Women in Russian Culture: From Folklore to the Nineteenth Century Course uri icon



  • Explores the changing role and cultural images of women as reflected in Russian folklore, historical documents, costumes, icons, paintings and literature from medieval times to 19th century. Focuses on the way Russian women have transgressed boundaries of patriarchy and secured powerful positions in society and culture. Taught in English. Approved for GT-AH2.