Schedule of Classes Undergraduate / Fall 2020 / Russian Studies

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(1-99) Primarily for Undergraduate Students

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
RUS 10A 1
Syllabus
Beginning Russian I
Required 5th hour weekly of recitation to be arranged at the start of classes.
Students closed out of this course should email Prof. Irina Dubinina, Director of the Russian Language Program, idubinin@brandeis.edu, for admission.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Class meets for 50 minutes 4 days per week during the assigned block.
Block 3D
M,T,W,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Dubinina, Irina Y. View Books
RUS 29B 1
Syllabus
Russian Language for Russian Speakers
[ dl ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1F
M,W 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Dubinina, Irina Y. View Books
RUS 30A 1
Syllabus
Intermediate Russian I
[ dl fl ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Required 5th hour weekly of recitation to be arranged at the start of classes.
Students closed out of this course should email Prof. Irina Dubinina, Director of the Russian Language Program, idubinin@brandeis.edu, for admission.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Class meets for 50 minutes 4 days per week during the assigned block.
Block 3D
M,T,W,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Kozlovskaya, Valeriya
Dubinina, Irina Y.
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(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
RECS 152A 1 Russian Science Fiction Literature and Film
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Powelstock, David View Books
RECS 154A 1 The Art of Vladimir Nabokov
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 2C
T,Th 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 103
Powelstock, David View Books
RUS 150B 1
Syllabus
Advanced Russian Language through 20th Century Literature
[ dl fl hum oc ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1E
M,W 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Dubinina, Irina Y. View Books
 

Russian and European Cultural Studies Courses

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
RECS 152A 1 Russian Science Fiction Literature and Film
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Powelstock, David View Books
RECS 154A 1 The Art of Vladimir Nabokov
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 2C
T,Th 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 103
Powelstock, David View Books
 

Electives in Russian Studies

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
HIST 147A 1 Imperial Russia: From Westernization to Globalization
[ ss ]
Does not fulfill writing intensive beginning fall 2019.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1C
M,W 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Freeze, Gregory L View Books
HIST 181B 1
Syllabus
Red Flags/Black Flags: Marxism vs. Anarchism, 1845-1968
[ ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2G
T,Th 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Hulliung, Mark L View Books
HUM/UWS 1A 1
Syllabus
Tragedy: Love and Death in the Creative Imagination
[ hum uws ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Does not participate in the University Writing Seminar (UWS) selection process.
Instructor's Signature Required.
Enrollment limited to Humanities Fellows.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1A
M,W 8:00 AM–9:30 AM
Golding Judaica Center110
Burt, John
Dowden, Stephen
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POL 133B 1
Syllabus
Politics of Russia and the Post Communist World
[ ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Wilson, Steven View Books