This course serves as a thematic introduction to modern Chinese literature and cinema in mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and transnational Chinese communities in the twentieth century. By discussing a wide range of key literary and filmic texts, this class looks into major issues and discourses in China's century of modernization: enlightenment and revolution, politics and aesthetics, sentimental education and nationalism, historical trauma and violence, gender and sexuality, social hygiene and body politics, diaspora and displacement, youth sub-culture and urban imagination.
Section 401 - LEC
MW 1200PM-0100PM
WANG, XIAOJUE
ANNENBERG SCHOOL 111
Section 402 - REC
F 1000AM-1100AM
ELIA, GINA
WILLIAMS HALL 307
Section 403 - REC
F 1100AM-1200PM
ELIA, GINA
WILLIAMS HALL 204
Section 404 - REC
F 1200PM-0100PM
ELIA, GINA
WILLIAMS HALL 302