CHIN 521 (01) - What does it Mean to be Modern? Lenses of Modern Chinese Literature and Film

What does it Mean to be Modern

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Chinese
Online Course Delivery Method: Rotational Attendance
Can be taken by students who are remote.
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 54926
Conducted in English. This course explores various facets of the modern experience through the lenses of 20th and 21st century Chinese literature and film. We will discuss both the general intellectual, ethical, socio-political, historical and aesthetic issues that shape the global modernity, and the particular situations China faces as a non-Western culture with its own unique history. Major works from mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.
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Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Wenjin Cui

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 TR 9:40am - 11:00am MURK 203