We will read and discuss works by the greatest authors of the 19th century—Dostoyevsky, Tolstoy, Chekhov, and Gogol. Instead of their blockbuster novels, we will focus on shorter works—short stories and novellas. Weekly reading assignments are targeted at 100-120 pages. All new selections. Course introduction and syllabus will be available online at www.OLLIatRinglingCollege.org; click on the course materials tab.