Masterworks of Chinese Fiction
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
A selection from the Chinese tradition of fiction and theatre, with a focus on the great novels, short stories and dramas of the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties. Studies Western and Chinese views of this literature, including introductions and commentaries for the novels. Readings are in English; Chinese versions of all primary texts, and secondary texts where applicable, are available.
Note: Credit will be granted for only one of 354, CHIN 304.
Formerly: CHIN 304
Prerequisites: Second-year standing or permission of the department.
Undergraduate course offered by the Department of Pacific and Asian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.