Note: Course details for Summer 2019 will be available on December 15. The courses below were offered in Summer 2018 and can serve as a guide to what is typically offered.
Topics in Japanese Literature
CAS LJ 451
Topic for Summer 2018: Japanese Popular Culture. Modern Japanese popular culture including manga, anime, fantasy, Takarazuka theater, and detective fiction. Works by Murakami Haruki, Edogawa Rampo, and Tezuka Osamu. In English translation. 4 cr.
Film and Identity in the Islamic World
CAS XL 315
Topic for Summer 2018: Tradition and Modernity in Iranian Literature and Film. Explores the transition from tradition to modernity in Iranian society by examining its depiction in film and literature. Topics include societal strain brought about by urbanization, class struggles, and the role of women in society. 4 cr.
Directed Study in Comparative Literature
GRS XL 951
Prereq: consent of instructor and department. A directed study in the field of comparative literature. May be repeated for credit. 4 cr.