SESSION MATERIALS

Course name:2008 Mental Mapping and Eastern Europe
Course description:
Course owner:Lawrence Wolff
Bibliography:
 
1.  Mental Mapping:  Western Europe and Eastern Europe
 
1) Larry Wolff, Inventing Eastern Europe:  The Map of Civilization on the Mind of the Enlightenment (Stanford University Press, 1994), Introduction & Chapter 1, pp. 1-49.  
2) Larry Wolff, “Old Fashioned Slavs at Carnival in Venice:  The Dramatic Dilemma of Eastern Europe,” in Cultures and Nations of Central and Eastern Europe:  Essays in Honor of Roman Szporluk, (Cambridge:  Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute, 2000), pp. 621-32.            
3) Dubravka Ugresic, “Nice People Don’t Mention Such Things,” in The Culture of Lies, pp. 236-51.
 
2.  Religious Geography:  Encounters with the Orthodox World
 
1) Larry Wolff, The Enlightenment and the Orthodox World:  Western Perspectives on the Orthodox Church in Eastern Europe (Athens:  Institute for Neohellenic Research, 2001), pp. 127-60.            
2) Larry Wolff, “Boscovich in the Balkans:  A Jesuit Perspective on Orthodox Christianity in the Age of Enlightenment,” in The Jesuits II:  Cultures, Sciences, and the Arts, eds. John O’Malley, Gauvin Bailey, et. al. (University of Toronto Press, 2006), pp. 738-57
3) John-Paul Himka, “Confessional Relations in Galicia” in Galicia: A Multi-Cultured Land, eds. Chris Hann & Paul Robert Magocsi (University of Toronto Press), pp. 22-35.
 
3.  Mapping Galicia:  Habsburg Ideologies of Empire  
 
1) Larry Wolff, “Inventing Galicia:  Messianic Josephinism and the Recasting of Partitioned Poland,” Slavic Review, Volume 63, Number 4 (Winter 2004), pp. 818-840.  
2) Yaroslav Hrytsak,  “Historical Memory and Regional Identity among Galicia’s Ukrainians,” in Galicia:  A Multi-Cultured Land, pp. 185-209.  
3) Joseph Roth, “The Bust of the Emperor,” in Collected Stories (New York:  Norton), pp.  227-47.  
4) Daniel Mendelsohn, The Lost:  A Search for Six of Six Million, Chapter 1, “The Formless Void,” pp. 1-29.
 

Added Files:
Dubravka Ugresic, “Nice People Don’t Mention Such Things,” in The Culture of Lies, pp. 236-51.
Larry Wolff, The Enlightenment and the Orthodox World: Western Perspectives on the Orthodox Church in Eastern Europe
Larry Wolff, “Boscovich in the Balkans: A Jesuit Perspective on Orthodox Christianity in the Age of Enlightenment”
Daniel Mendelsohn, The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million, Chapter 1, “The Formless Void,” pp. 1-29.
Yaroslav Hrytsak, Historical Memory and Regional Identity among Galicia’s Ukrainians
John-Paul Himka, “Confessional Relations in Galicia” in Galicia: A Multi-Cultured Land