Topics in Arabic Literature

CAS LY 470

May be taken multiple times for credit as topics change. Readings and assignments in English; readings also available in Arabic. Topic for Fall 2014: Russia in the Middle East: Literary Encounters. How have Russian writers imagined the Muslim world? How have Arab writers imagined Russia and the USSR? What happened when these fantasies collided during real-life encounters (diplomacy, study abroad, war, exile)? Knowledge of Arabic or Russian useful but not necessary. Also offered as CAS LR 456 B1 and CAS XL 470 B1.

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Litvin STH 318 M 4:00 pm-7:00 pm Mts w/CAS XL470
Mts w/CAS LR456
Mts w/GRS LY770

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