01:165:412 Chinese Poetry: Major Themes and Texts

Description: Reading, analysis, and discussion of Chinese poetry in various forms from the classical period to the present.

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Prerequisites: 01:165:302 or 322 or equivalent

Semesters Offered: Fall and Summer

Topics: Development, periods and classification of Chinese poetry, major Chinese poets, poetry appreciation and analysis, discuss position of Chinese poetry in Chinese literature, emphasis is on Tang and Song poetry.

Expected Work: Two or three short essays, quiz, attendance and participation

Exams: Final