CHIN 444

Contemporary Chinese Literature

Course Description

Contemporary literature of Taiwan and the PRC. Texts in Chinese.

When Taught

Winter

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Recommended

Chin 321 or 322.

Title

Read Contemporary Chinese Literature

Learning Outcome

Read, analyze, and write about Chinese literary texts from the contemporary (1949-present) period in Chinese (see Chinese major expected learning outcomes 2 and 3).

Title

Discuss Contemporary Chinese Literature

Learning Outcome

Discuss contemporary Chinese literary texts in Chinese with fluency and increasing sophistication, demonstrating facility for expressing subjective judgments on literature and other abstract topics in Chinese (see Chinese major expected learning outcomes 1 and 3).

Title

Analyze Cultural Context of Contemporary Literature

Learning Outcome

Analyze and discuss contemporary Chinese literary genres, works and authors in their social, historical, and religious contexts (see Chinese major expected learning outcome 3).