Cult-F: Comparative Russian-US Post Cold War Culture(Tim Portice, Middlebury College)
Weeks 1 & 2; T/TH 11 am (NY time)
In this mini-course, we will be examining two recent issues that have received extensive attention in the US/Russian media space:
1. Reactions to the protests in the US following the murder of George Floyd.
2. Contemporary debates on free speech, with a particular focus on the recent "Harper's Letter".