Old Tales for New Times: Folktale in Modern China

CAS LC 282

  • Aesthetic Exploration
  • Historical Consciousness
  • Critical Thinking

Folklore in modern and contemporary China. An interdisciplinary approach to China's most famous folk tales such as the Weaving Maiden and the Ox Herder, and the White Snake and Mulan. Traces the development of these stories in premodern times and their modern incarnations. Effective Fall 2020, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Aesthetic Exploration, Historical Consciousness, Critical Thinking.

SPRG 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Yeh CAS 204B TR 3:30 pm-4:45 pm

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