David Herman

Associate Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Office location and address
1605 Jefferson Park Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
RUTR 2740: Tolstoy in Translation
Credits: 3
Open to students with no knowledge of Russian. Studies the major works of Tolstoy.
RUSS 4993: Independent Study
Credits: 3
May be repeated for credit.
RUSS 5120: Age of Realism, 1851-1881
Credits: 3
Studies the works of Russia's most celebrated writers during the middle of the 19th century. Explores the many forms that 'realism' assumed in Russia at this time, and investigates how Russian writers responded to the calls of their contemporary critics to use literature to promote socially progressive ends.
RUSS 5175: The Golden Age of Russian Poetry
Credits: 3
Studies works by Zhukovsky, Batiushkov, Pushkin, Lermontov, Baratynsky, Tiutchev, and others.