CHIN 3341 - Literature and Popular Culture in Modern China uri icon



  • Surveys 20th century Chinese literature and popular culture against the historical background of rebellion, revolution and reform. Emphasizes close and critical reading skills and an understanding of how aesthetic texts reflect and critically engage with historical and cultural experiences. Assignments include novels, essays, short stories, poems, plays, songs, films and scholarly articles. Taught in English. Recommended prerequisite: CHIN 1012 or CHIN 1051. Same as HUMN 3341.