PAAS 356

The Literature of the People's Republic of China 1949 to the Present in English

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: CHIN 306

A study of Chinese literary texts created in a range of forms and styles during the period of communist rule, with an emphasis on the years since the death of Mao and the end of the Cultural Revolution (1976 to the present). Chinese versions of all primary texts and secondary texts may be available.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PAAS 356, CHIN 306.


  • Minimum second-year standing; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Pacific and Asian Studies offered by the Department of Pacific and Asian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

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