Chinese Empire and Literature

COLT 0610T S01 [CRN: 16514]

This course offers an introduction to early imperial Chinese literature and to comparative approaches to colonization, sinicization, and cross-cultural heritage. Readings include China’s most famous work of historical literature, Sima Qian’s Shiji; poems, essays, and visual materials from the Qin-Han to Tang periods; and contemporary representations of early empire in Chinese films. Knowledge of classical Chinese welcome but not required.
Term
Fall 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
999
Primary Instructor
Meetings
10:30 am - 11:50 am Tue, Thu - from Sep 3, 2014 to Dec 20, 2014
Exam Group Code
09 (Dec 19, 2014 2:00pm)