News from and about Ukraine & Ukrainians: Ukrainian Community Press Releases
BRAMA, August 21, 2000, 9:00pm EDT
Ukrainian language, literature and culture offerings at Columbia University
2000/01 academic year
Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and the Harriman Institute
Ukrainian Language courses
Elementary I and II (UKRN W1101-1102)
Intermediate I and II (UKRN W1201-1202),
Taught by Dr. Antonina Berezovenko, prominent linguist and a native speaker of Ukrainian.
"Introduction to Ukrainian Literature II: The Twentieth
Century" [Fall 2000] (UKRN W4022).
Taught by Dr. Vitaly A. Chernetsky.
This course surveys the turbulent history of Ukrainian literature and culture in the twentieth century, from the early modernist upheavals through the abortive renaissance of the 1920s (a fascinating example of a non-Russian Soviet culture), the short-lived thaw of the 1960s and up to the blossoming of Ukrainian postmodernism. In addition to literature, the course will discuss examples from other arts (film, theater, painting). The readings for this course are available in parallel lists in English and Ukrainian.You do not need to have taken "Introduction to Ukrainian Literature I" to take the course.
Students are also welcome to continue their studies of language, literature and culture through Supervised Individual Research courses: (UKRN W3998 and G8001-8002).
Department of Slavic Languages
715 Hamilton Hall
Columbia University, New York, NY 10027
tel: (212) 854-3941
fax: (212) 854-5009
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