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CHIN 6171 : Poetry of the Tang and Song Periods
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 18:47:35 GMT
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CHIN 3171 : Poetry of the Tang and Song Periods
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
East Asian Languages and Literatures (EALL)
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Poetry of the Tang and Song Periods
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Poetry of Tang and Song Period
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CHIN 3109 or equivalent
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CHIN 3171 - Poetry of the Tang and Song Periods
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Introduction to the world of Chinese poetry; examination of exemplary works of leading Tang and Song poets. Students will be reading and interpreting works by Li Bo, Du Fu, Han Shan, Du Xunhe, and Bai Juyi. Through individual and collaborative analytical exercises, students will become familiar with styles and aesthetic features of Tang and Song poetry. Students will be assigned a translation project: they will select a single classical poet, and translate a selection of poems by that poet into English, with full annotations. Undergraduate students are allowed by instructor approval.
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