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Doubles in Literature
RUSS 222
Fall 2006 not offered
Crosslisting: REES 222

We will trace the evolution of the idea of the literary double from its origins in German Romanticism, observing the degradation of the opposition between Ideal and Real into the struggle of Good versus Evil. The entire process is parodied in Nabokov's LOLITA.

Essential Capabilities: Speaking, Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA RUSS
Course Format: Lecture/DiscussionGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (REES-MN)(REES-Lang/Lit/C)(REES-Social Sci)

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