EAST 456 Chinese Drama and Popular Culture (3 credits)

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Offered by: East Asian Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Asian Language & Literature : This course will examine the regional background of popular culture in Late Imperial China, focusing on the development of distinct traditions of regional drama. The levels of texts and audiences and the social and ritual contexts of theatrical performance in pre-modern China will also be considered.

Terms: Fall 2013

Instructors: Kenneth Dean (Fall)

  • Prerequisite: EAST 211 or permission of instructor