Modern Chinese Literature and Society 1900-1949 (in English)
Formerly: CHIN 305
A historical overview, followed by a study of selected works of fiction, poetry, drama, memoir, film, and popular song from late Qing and Republican (1911-1949) China, a time of political turmoil and intellectual and cultural innovation. Supplementary readings in social and political history and literary criticism.
Assigned readings are in English translation and original versions in Chinese may also be available.
- Credit will be granted for only one of PAAS 355, CHIN 305.
- Minimum second-year standing; and
- Academic Writing Requirement satisfied; or
- permission of the department.