Imperial and Revolutionary Russia: Culture and Politics, 1700-1917

TR 2:30-4, 56-167

Analyzes Russia’s social, cultural, and political heritage in the 18th and 19th centuries, up to and including the Russian Revolution of 1917. Compares reforming and revolutionary impulses in the context of serfdom, the rise of the intelligentsia, and debates over capitalism. Focuses on historical and literary texts, especially the intersections between the two.

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Offered Spring 2023

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21H.143 21G.056

The “Making” of Modern Europe: 1789 – Present

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Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society: 1917 to the Present

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Elizabeth A. Wood Intermediate HASS-S CI-H
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Making Books in the Renaissance and Today

TR 1-2:30, 14N-112
Erica Zimmer Seminar HASS-A

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21H.141

Renaissance to Revolution: Europe, 1300-1800

offered infrequently; consult department
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21H.144 21G.087

Introduction to Russian Studies

TR 2:30-4, 14N-221
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French Photography

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21H.230

Barbarians, Saints, and Emperors

Eric J. Goldberg Intermediate HASS-H
21H.237

The City of Athens in the Age of Pericles

William Broadhead Intermediate HASS-H
21H.238

The Vikings

Eric J. Goldberg Intermediate HASS-H
21H.239

The City of Rome in the Age of the Caesars

TR 2:30-4, 66-156
William Broadhead Intermediate HASS-H
21H.241 21G.054

France: Enlightenment and Revolution

TR 2-3:30, 4-253
Jeffrey S. Ravel Intermediate HASS-H
21H.242 21G.322

Frenchness in and Era of Globalization

Not offered regularly; consult department
Catherine Clark Intermediate HASS-H
21H.333

Early Christianity

Not offered regularly; consult department
Eric J. Goldberg Seminar HASS-H
21H.381 WGS.222

Women and War

F 10-1, 2-103
Lerna Ekmekcioglu Seminar HASS-S
21H.382

Capitalism in the Age of Revolution

R 2-5, E51-285
Malick W. Ghachem Seminar HASS-H