Covers major works of Chinese fiction and film, from mainland China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong. Focusing on the modern period, subject examines how Chinese intellectuals, writers, and filmmakers have used artistic works to critically explore major issues in modern Chinese culture and society. Literature read in translation. Taught in English. 21F.992 is for students pursuing a minor in Chinese; students complete assignments in Chinese. Subject offered Fall 2002 and Spring 2004.
Faculty: Wang, Jing