MUSI 008A. Music & Mao: Music and Politics in Communist China
(Cross-listed as SOAN 020E )
In this course we will examine music in post-1949 China with particular emphasis on cultural and political trends of the 20th and 21st century. We will consider cultural policies of the Communist Party of China and influential interactions with other countries inside and outside of Asia. Though focusing primarily upon music, discussion will also include visual arts, dance, and theater.
Eligible for ASIA
Catalog chapter: Music and Dance: Music
Department website: https://www.swarthmore.edu/music
Check the Spring 2018 Schedule of Courses