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TRAUMA, MEMORY & NARRATIVE IN CHINESE LITERATURE & FILM
This course surveys the representation of historical traumatic experience in modern and contemporary Chinese literature and film. By examining the portrayal of wartime atrocity, political violence and natural disaster in cultural texts, the course explores the role of popular conceptions and imaginations in the shaping and reshaping of Chinese national identity. Taught in English.
Prerequisite(s): 1.0 Essay course from Category A or B.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: CHINESE
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