EALC 618. Sexual Politics in Chinese Literature and Culture: Premodern Times. 3 Hours NW / H.

This course uses myth, literature, history, biography, and other documents to discuss sexual politics in China from ca 1500 B.C.E. to the end of the last dynasty in 1911. Topics include: emperors, empresses, and consorts, polygamy, prostitution, love, yin and yang cosmology, the art of the bedchamber, women's literature, and erotic literature. (Same as WGSS 618.) Prerequisite: A course in East Asian studies. Not open to students who have taken EALC 418. This course is taught at the 400 and 600 levels with additional assignments at the 600-level. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts in East Asian Languages and Cultures

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/east-asian-languages-cultures/ba/

...China EALC 418 Sexual Politics in Chinese Literature and Culture: Premodern Times or EALC 618...

Minor in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/women-gender-sexuality-studies/minor-womens-studies/

...Societies EALC 418 Sexual Politics in Chinese Literature and Culture: Premodern Times or EALC 618...

Minor in Human Sexuality

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/women-gender-sexuality-studies/minor-human-sexuality/

...Culture EALC 418 Sexual Politics in Chinese Literature and Culture: Premodern Times or EALC 618...