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The giants of Russian literature : Turgenev, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Chekhov

Author: Liza Knapp
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, 2007.
Series: Modern scholar.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Russian literature of the 19th century is among the richest, most profound, and most human traditions in the world. This course explores that tradition by focusing on four giants: Ivan Turgenev, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy, and Anton Chekhov.
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev; Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Leo Tolstoy, graf; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Leo Tolstoy, graf; Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Liza Knapp
ISBN: 9781429482547 1429482540
OCLC Number: 156977903
Notes: Audio file.
Title from image of compact disc container on Web page (viewed July 25, 2007).
Previously released on compact disc, 2006.
Performer(s): Professor Liza Knapp, lecturer.
Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file).
Contents: Lecture 1. Fiction, love, and death --
Lecture 2. Ivan Turgenev: a Russian novelist; Relations in Fathers and sons --
Lecture 3. Bridging the generation gap in Turgenev's Fathers and sons: love and death --
Lecture 4. Fyodor Dostoevsky: writing for life --
Lecture 5. In and out of the underground (A reading of Dostoevsky's Notes from the underground) --
Lecture 6. Calculating murder in Dostoevsky's Crime and punishment --
Lecture 7. The power of compassion in Dostoevsky's Crime and punishment --
Lecture 8. Leo Tolstoy and the search for meaning in life --
Lecture 9. Entering the labyright of Tolstoy's Anna Karenina --
Lecture 10. Anna Karenina and the tangled skein of plot --
Lecture 11. Love and death in Tolstoy's Anna Karenina --
Lecture 12. Anton Chekhov: writer, doctor, humanist --
Lecture 13. Chekhovian compassion: revisions of peasant life and adulterous love --
Lecture 14. Love and death and the Russian point of view.
Series Title: Modern scholar.
Responsibility: Liza Knapp.

Abstract:

Russian literature of the 19th century is among the richest, most profound, and most human traditions in the world. This course explores that tradition by focusing on four giants: Ivan Turgenev, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy, and Anton Chekhov.

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