Readings in Chinese Literature
CHIN 451-010/080: Readings in Chinese Literature (Credits: 3)
The course introduces students to representative works in Chinese culture and literature. It focuses on cultural tradition(s), literary conventions and innovations, genres, and major cultural movements. The course has a two-fold purpose: help students obtain an advanced ability to read Chinese cultural and literary texts in their richness and complexity, and acquaint them with a basic knowledge of Chinese literary writing. The course will be conducted in Mandarin Chinese. The course has a dual track.