ASIAN 342

Asian Literary Traditions

International and Area Studies Kennedy Center for International Studies

Course Description

Comparative analysis of Asian literary works spanning several traditions.

When Taught

Fall

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Asian Literary Traditions

Learning Outcome

Gain familiarity with Asian literary traditions, particularly India, China, and Japan.

Title

Critical Analysis and Writing

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate strong critical reading, writing, and analytical skills across linguistic and national traditions.

Title

Comparative Literary Analysis

Learning Outcome

Apply basic concepts of comparative literary analysis to course texts.