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July 9, 2020 / Irene2468

Newberry online seminar for Fall 2020: “From Russian Realism to Symbolism: Painting and Literature (1860s – 1910s)”

Alexei Kolesov. A Peasant Woman Giving a Drink to a Soldier, 1859

Onion Sea Logo 100   Please join us this fall as we delve into Russian history, thought, and culture from the 1860s – 1910s through comparative analysis of representative works from Russian literary and painterly canons.

The seminar will include both presentations and group discussion. We will meet online for  seven (7) Saturdays from 10:00am to noon starting on October 3, 2020, and ending on November 21, 2020.

Please note: all slots for the seminar have been filled. Please email seminars@newberry.org to be added to the wait list.

Due to COVID-19, the Newberry’s Adult Education Seminars staff is working remotely and will be unable to process registration over the phone. For more information about registration, including a guide to online registration, see the Newberry’s registration page.

Click here for the full course description and the reading list.