Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Lecture Anna Karenina: The Eastern Question and The Dismembered Adulteress

Tue, February 12, 2008 | Texas Governor's Room, Texas Union 3.116

3:00 PM

Reading the novel against the political backdrop of the Eastern Crisis highlights the national dimensions of the adultery plot. Anna embodies the anxieties of an empire stretched in too many directions while Levin offers a solution to blurring boundaries by withdrawing to the country.

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