Reading and discussion of selected works of major importance in interdisciplinary international studies. Restricted to majors in International Studies.
This seminar examines how traumatic injustices in the 20th century across East Asia, such as the Nanjing Massacre and the sexual enslavement of women by the Japanese army, have been written into or out of histories of the region, and how such histories or their lack have impacted today's East Asian societies.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Class assignments and grading
Readings; preparing questions for discussion; papers
Participation in discussion; quality of papers