The Muslim in Russia
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RUSS 023. The Muslim in Russia


(Cross-listed as LITR 023R )
The long and strong relationship of Russia and Islam has been neglected in scholarship until recently. This course will examine texts (and films) spanning more than a thousand years, to introduce actual interactions of Russians and Muslims, images of Muslims in Russian literature (and a few Muslim images of Russia), the place of Muslim writers in Soviet literature, and the current position of Muslims in Russia and in Russian discourse.
Humanities.
1 credit.
Eligible for ISLM
Fall 2017. Frey.
Catalog chapter: Modern Languages and Literatures: Russian  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/russian


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