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CO200 – Topics in Comparative Literature: Vladimir Nabokov

Novelist, poet, translator and entomologist, Vladimir Nabokov is known for his exceptional bilingual literary production in Russian and English. Nabokov's innovation and evocative uses of language for, is best stated by John Updike who imparts, "Nabokov writes prose the only way it should be written, that is ecstatically."

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Professor, Maytag Professor in Comp Lit Corinne Scheiner email

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