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EAST 461 Inventing Modern Japanese Novel (3 credits)

Offered by: East Asian Studies (Faculty of Arts)


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: Fall 2013

Instructors: Brian Bergstrom (Fall)

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