NFLN

3501

Chinese Cinema and Society

Schools of Public Engagement: Foreign Languages

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Chinese Cinema and Society

Fall 2019

Taught By: Lei Ping

Section: A

CRN: 7076

Credits: 3

This course introduces contemporary Chinese cinema through the vantage points and representations of the art, cultural, literary, visual, and historical. By studying the award winning and socio-politically polemic Chinese films produced for both Chinese and global audience in the past century, the course examines the questions of modernity and socialism in the context of aesthetics, ethics, morality, social justice, and resistance. Students will develop literary, analytical, and critical thinking skills and exposed to dynamic approaches to understanding the rapidly changing Chinese society. (Course is taught in English)

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Foreign Languages (NFLN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 19

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2019 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2019 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 7:20am 12/7/2019 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 1:55pm - 3:45pm

Building: Johnson/Kaplan 66 West 12th

Room: 404

Date Range: 8/29/2019 - 12/12/2019