EALC 412. Visual and Literary Culture in Modern Japan. 3 Hours H.

This course examines the interconnections between the evolution of modern Japanese literature and vision technologies such as painting, panoramas, magic lanterns, stereoscopes, photography, motion pictures, television, and computers. The course provides an overview of modern Japanese literature from the perspectives of the visual culture in which that literature was conceived. The course considers such authors as Higuchi, Soseki, Ogai, Shimazaki, Akutagawa, Tanizaki, Yokomitsu, Kawabata, and Abe. Not open to students who have completed EALC 612. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts in East Asian Languages and Cultures


...EALC 317 Contemporary Japanese Fiction and Film EALC 328 The Body in Japan EALC 412...

Bachelor of Science in Education


...I EALC 310 The Chinese Novel EALC 314...Culture 1150-1750 GERM 412 German Culture 1750...