Chinese 344

Chinese Drama and Theater

Full course for one semester. This course examines two interwoven subjects: the literary values of classical and modern Chinese drama, and the multidimensional forms of Chinese theatrical art. Texts include classics of Yuan and southern drama and representative works of the present century. Both primary and secondary materials are in English. Film adaptations and documentaries on video are also used for close study. Tutoring is available for students taking the course for Chinese credit. Conference. Cross-listed as Literature 345. Not offered 2006-07.

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