EAST 461 Inventing Modern Japanese Novel (3 credits)

Offered by: East Asian Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Asian Language & Literature : An examination of the modern Japanese novel as a form which both affirms and resists the form of the European novel. Readings explore the particular problems of the Japanese novel in the context of modernization, westernization, and colonialism.

Terms: Winter 2019

Instructors: Thomas Lamarre (Winter)

  • Prerequisite: Any course in literature or cultural studies above the introductory level, or permission of instructor