Description of courses
Alexander Pushkin: Life and Creation.
The course includes reading and discussion both Pushkin's works in original and books and articles about his life.
Mikhail Lermontov: Life and creation.
The course includes reading and discussion both Lermontov's works in original and books and articles about his life.
Nikolai Gogol: Life and Creation.
The course includes reading and discussion both Gogol's works in original and books and articles about his life.
Old Russian book, culture and literature.
Students get the possibility to read and study old Slavonic texts (episodes from chronicles, lives of saints, old Russian poetry), to observe the features of Church Slavonic language, to realize the mentality and traditions of that period, to see real old Russian books from the collections of local libraries.
Reading and Commenting of Modern Russian Literature (Shukshin, Astafiev, Petrushevskaja, Dovlatov, Pelevin).
Russian Customs and Folklore.
It is kind of language -literary-cultural course which includes studying Russian folk traditions in connection with mentality (for example, superstitions), reading folk tales and legends, visiting museums.
Terms in 2013/2014:
4 week program:
October, 3 - October, 29
October, 31 - November, 26
November, 29 - December, 24
January, 10 - February, 4
January, 31 - February, 25
March, 7 - April, 1
April, 4 - April, 29
May, 2- May, 30
|| Small group (2 people)
||Medium group (3-6 people)
| 1 hour
Deadline is 2 months before the beginning of the programme.
Institute of International Programs
Office 401, Anokhina str., 20,
Petrozavodsk, 185910, Republic of Karelia, Russian Federation
tel: +7(8142) 71-10-89;
fax: + 7(8142) 71-96-14