Analysis of Russian prose fiction. Selected authors and topics.
The course will deal with the AMERICAN novels of Vladimir Nabokov: Pnin, Lolita, and Pale Fire. We will also read parts of his autobiography, Speak, Memory. For the rest of the description, please see Russ 240. For library reserves (Odegaard) also see under Russ 240.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
There will be a special Honors/Grad section one hour a week (Thursday 3:30-4:20)
Class assignments and grading