Topics in Korean Literature and Culture

CAS LK 470

Topics and prerequisites vary. May be repeated for credit with different topics. Topic for Fall 2017: Growing Up in Korea. Examines memoirs, prose fiction, film, television dramas, graphic narratives to ask: how have the conventions of Korean coming-of-age narratives evolved over time? What does this say about changes in Korean identity? No knowledge of Korean required. Also offered as CAS CI 490 A1. Topic for Spring 2018: Trauma, Memory, Literature. Explores how we remember, how memory builds biographies and distinct cultural histories, and how various media represent trauma. Readings include theories of memory, literature of cataclysmic events in Asian and European cultures, of East Asia's history wars, and Holocaust literature. Also offered as CAS Lc 470 and CAS LJ 451.

FALL 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Yang CAS 530 TR 2:00 pm-3:15 pm Mts w/CAS CI490
Mts w/COM CI490

SPRG 2018 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Denecke TR 9:30 am-10:45 am Mts w/CAS WS305
Mts w/CAS XL382
Mts w/CAS CI390
Mts w/COM CI390

Note that this information may change at any time. Please visit the Student Link for the most up-to-date course information.