Paul S Atkins
Continued readings in classical literary texts. Prerequisite: permission of instructor.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Seminar method. Minimal lecturing and maximum discussion. Oral presentations.
Japanese 472 or the equivalent (good reading knowledge of classical Japanese). Graduate standing. General knowledge of premodern Japanese literature, culture, and history.
Class assignments and grading
Preparation of assigned readings; group discussion; research project (abstract, annotated bibliography, oral presentation, term paper).