SOAN 274 Chinese Culture Through Film
Content: Overview of social and cultural issues in contemporary China examined through feature and documentary film. Particular attention paid to the effects of the political economy on changing cultural formations of consumption, sexuality, labor, class, ethnicity, urban life, and the representation of history. Films have English subtitles and are accompanied by readings from contemporary anthropological and sociological studies of China.
Prerequisites: SOAN 100 or SOAN 110.
Usually offered: Annually, spring semester.
Semester credits: 4.