East Asian Pop Culture

Schools of Public Engagement: Foreign Languages

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students

East Asian Pop Culture

Fall 2022

Taught By: Lei Ping

Section: A

CRN: 14125

Credits: 3

This course embarks on the study of East Asian identities through the study of pop culture and media. Presented as a journey through modern cultural history by studying iconography associated with East Asian pop culture that relates to space, time, and regional intricacies. The course explores the tension between tradition and modernity from the rise of East Asia to the transformations of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean traditions, cultures and societies. Students will explore a wide-range of cultural texts, including: Chinese soap operas, Japanese anime (manga), and Korean TV dramas, while thinking about how East Asia relates to the West. [In English]

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Foreign Languages (NFLN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: Online - Synchronous

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: December 18, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 2:02pm EST 11/29/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 1:55pm - 3:45pm

Building: Online Course

Room: 999

Date Range: 9/1/2022 - 12/15/2022