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Yomi Braester
C LIT 322
Seattle Campus

Studies in Asian and Western Literatures

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How do urban literature and film inform our understanding of modern material conditions and ideolologies? How do narrative structures and cinematic images celebrate the metropolis and convey the anxieties associated with it? The course examines these questions through novels and films, mostly from the PRC, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Yuko Mera
Date: 11/29/2007