Item description for Cinema for Russian Conversation, Vol. 1 (Russian Edition) by Mara Kashper, Olga Kagan & Yuliya Morozova...
Cinema for Russian Conversation covers fourteen Russian language films in two volumes that are used as the basis for discussion and language acquisition, teaching vocabulary, strengthening oral and written skills, and as well as an introduction to Russian culture. The films (arranged in historical order) are selected to provide interesting viewing, key cultural information, and accessible language levels. Each chapter of the book is devoted to a single movie and includes aids for students watching the film, discussing and writing about the film, and understanding the film in a broader cultural context.
Also included: vocabulary helpful to understanding and discussing the film; structured exercises in understanding the film once it has been viewed, especially for discussion in class; an accompanying reading for each film designed to provide perspective on the film itself.
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Studio: Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co.
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.9" Width: 8.4" Height: 0.5" Weight: 1.1 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2005
Publisher Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co.
ISBN 1585101184 ISBN13 9781585101184
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More About Mara Kashper, Olga Kagan & Yuliya Morozova
Frank Miller (Ph.D.) is Professor Emeritus at Columbia University. He won the distinguished teaching award presented by the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages. He has written several volumes on Russian grammar and usage and on Russian folklore.
Mara Kashper teaches Russian at Columbia University.
Valentina Lebedeva retired from Columbia University.