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EAST 564 Structures of Modernity: Japan (3 credits)

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Offered by: East Asian Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Asian Language & Literature : This course explores relations between some of the principal sites which structure the experience of "modernity" in Japan (and elsewhere) - from bodies and cities, to the urban context in general. Along with general approaches (e.g. the idea of everyday life; questions of time), specific topics may include speed, music, architecture, crime, etc.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Yuriko Furuhata (Winter)

  • Prerequisite (Undergraduate): Any East Asian Studies course above the introductory level, or permission of the instructor