CHIN 055. Contemporary Chinese Cinema: The New Waves (1984-2005)
(Cross-listed as LITR 055CH ,FMST 055 )
Cinema has become a special form of cultural mirror representing social dynamics and drastic changes in mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan since the mid-1980s. The course will develop a better understanding of changing Chinese culture by analyzing cinematic texts and the new wave in the era of globalization. All films are English subtitled, and the class is conducted in English.
Eligible for ASIA
Fall 2017. Lee.
Fall 2018. Kong.
Catalog chapter: Modern Languages and Literatures: Chinese
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/chinese
Check the Fall 2017 Schedule of Courses
Check the Spring 2018 Schedule of Courses