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ASIA 303 - Chinese Literature: Great Works (4)

A survey of great Chinese literary works, written in or translated into English. Students will read representative poetry, plays, fiction, and prose writings in different historical periods, and become familiar with China’s cultural traditions and literary history as they deepen their understanding of Chinese society past and present. Readings are arranged in chronological order from the ancient to contemporary, with China broadly defined to include Taiwan and Hong Kong. No prior knowledge of East Asian literature or languages is required. See program director.