CHIN 230 Introduction to Chinese Literature in Translation
Content: Introduction to themes in the Chinese literary tradition. English translations of poetry, prose, fiction, drama from the 11th century B.C.E. to the 20th century, with emphasis on premodern Chinese literature. Lectures, discussions, student essays, and supplementary background readings on literary, cultural, historical, philosophical, religious, and social background of Chinese literary works studied. The CHIN 230 and CHIN 231 options may not be taken simultaneously. Taught in English; no background in Chinese language or literature required. With consent of instructor, may be taken twice for credit.
Usually offered: Alternate Years, spring semester.
Semester credits: 4.
...CHIN 230 or CHIN 290 toward the requirement, but not both. CHIN 251 and CHIN...