Contemporary Chinese Film
The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes.
Course Information from the University Catalog
Explores China from 1949 to present through cinematic and literary representations. Discussions focus on representations of cultural, social, and political changes in the movies. Also introduces critical readings that address issues of gender and youth, family, ethnicity, modernity and the nation, as well as visuality and memory.
Taught in English. Knowledge of Chinese language helpful but not required. Fulfills the college requirement in non-Western culture.
Section Information from the Schedule of Classes for Fall 2012
Contemp Chinese Film —
07:20 PM to 10:00 PM T — East Building 122