Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Akunin Retakes a Classic: Literary Parody of Chekhov‘s "Chaika"

Fri, April 17, 2009 | Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128

3:00 PM

Katz will examine the parodic intent and literary achievement of Akunin's version of Chekhov's "Chaika," how he modifies the subject of the original, and how he rewrites the most famous lines and themes of the play.

Sponsored by: CREEES, DSES

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