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Jun 2, 2014 by Rose Marie Myalil (rmyalil)
CHIN 6172 : Poetry of the Tang and Song Periods
Mon, 02 Jun 2014 08:43:33 GMT
Wed, 21 May 2014 15:49:20 GMT
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CHIN-MA: Chinese Language and Culture
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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This course introduces students to the world of Chinese poetry by examining 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. Class work includes lectures by the instructor but emphasizes student participation through means such as guided translation, textrecitation, and students' presentations. Through individual and collaborative analytical exercises, students will become familiar with styles and aesthetic features of Tang and Song poetry. Students who take 6171-6172 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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CHIN 6172 poetry syllabus_chaves_liana_revZhang.pdf
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Wed, 07 May 2014 19:21:28 GMT
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