RUSS 525 (1ON) - Russia: Mythology and Propaganda

Russia: Myth and Propaganda

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Russian
Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 56287
Exploration of the relationship between mythology and culture as a part of the cultural identity of the Russian people, before the 1917 Revolution, during the Communist period, and since the fall of the Soviet Union. Focus on pre 1917 Slavic pagan, Christian, and folk mythology vis-a-vis Western mythology, on 20C propaganda and control of the "public mind" designed to reshape national identity and on the current deconstruction, reform, and rebirth of the old mythology.
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Attributes: Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Arna Bronstein

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 Hours Arranged ONLINE