How to define the age of the modern in China? From the May Fourth New Cultural Movement to the 1949 great divide, what shaped the topography of modern Chinese literature? This course reconsiders the project of Chinese literary modernization from the vantage point of the 1949 Cold War division. It seeks to investigate Chinese literature and culture in terms of the twin poles of enlightenment and decadence.
Section 401 - SEM
TR 1030AM-1200PM
WANG, XIAOJUE
DAVID RITTENHOUSE LAB 3C4