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Winter Term 2019 TOP: TARKOVSKY & SOVIET CULT - 1414 - RUSS 320
This class is cross listed as FIST 320
Students may submit a cross list request form to use an alternate listing.


Catalog Description : This course explores facets of the development of Russian film in its historical and cultural context. Topics may include: “The Golden Age of Soviet Film,” “The Cinema of Tarkovsky,” and “Film as Propaganda.” Taught in English. Russian majors and minors may participate in a two-unit tutorial in which discussions and some course readings will be in Russian.

Topic for Winter 2019: Tarkovsky and Soviet Culture
This class will explore the feature films and theoretical writings of Andrei Tarkovsky against the background of late Soviet culture. Discussion and readings will address the historical context of Tarkovsky's work; his cinematic, poetic, and narrative techniques; and his philosophical aspirations as a Soviet--and therefore global--filmmaker. Students will do frequent short writing assignments. In English.



Attributes: Humanities Div GER (01cr), BM Humanities (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course


Term

Winter Term 2019

Instructors

Peter John Thomas

Course

RUSS 320

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

TOP: TARKOVSKY & SOVIET CULT

Final Exam

 

CRN

1414

Status

Active

Class Time

12:30-01:40 MWF

Start-End Date

Jan 03, 2019-Mar 13, 2019

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

Cross Listed as

FIST 320

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Maximum

Number registered

Enrollment:

Unlimited

13