China Modern: An Introduction to the Literature of Twentieth-Century China

EAST 1070 S01 [CRN: 23636]

A general introduction to modern and contemporary Chinese literature from the May Fourth Movement to contemporary Taiwan and the People's Republic of China. Emphasizes reading of literary works in relation to topics such as cultural tradition, modernity, nationalism, revolution, class, gender, region, cultural commodification, and literary innovations. Readings in English. No previous knowledge of Chinese required.
Spring 2014
Credit Hours
Maximum Enrollment
Course Attributes
Liberal Learning
Primary Instructor
1:00 pm - 2:20 pm Tue, Thu - from Jan 22, 2014 to May 16, 2014
Exam Group Code
10 (May 12, 2014 2:00pm)