JAPN 230 Introduction to Japanese Literature in Translation
Content: Themes central to Japanese literature. English translations of fiction from all periods, from Heian court texts to postmodern novels. Lectures, discussions, student essays, and supplementary background readings on broader social, cultural, and historical contexts of Japanese literature. The JAPN 230 and JAPN 231 options cannot be taken simultaneously. Taught in English; no background in Japanese language or literature required. May be taken twice for credit with a change of topic.
Usually offered: Alternate Years, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.
...JAPN 230 or JAPN 290 toward the requirement, but not both. JAPN 251 and JAPN...