Critical interpretation and meaning in works of prose fiction, representing a variety of types and periods.
The course will deal with major Russian and American novels of Vladimir Nabokov: The Defense (or Luzhin's Defense), Despair, Pnin, and Lolita. For the rest of the description, please see Russ 240.
ALL READINGS AND DISCUSSIONS ARE IN ENGLISH. NO PRE-REQUISITES!
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