Chinese Cinema and Society

Schools of Public Engagement: Foreign Language

Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
Degree Students
Chinese Cinema and Society
Spring 2024
Taught By: Lei Ping
Section: A

CRN: 14351

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 Language (FLN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: Online - Synchronous

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

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: 7:08am EDT 4/21/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Thursday
Times: 1:55pm - 3:45pm
Building: Online Course
Room: 999
Date Range: 1/25/2024 - 5/9/2024