Chinese Cinema and Society

Schools of Public Engagement: Foreign Languages

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Chinese Cinema and Society

Fall 2021

Taught By: Lei Ping

Section: A

CRN: 11204

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: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 13, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 21, 2021 (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: 11:20am 1/24/2022 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 1:55pm - 3:45pm

Building: Online Course

Room: 999

Date Range: 9/1/2021 - 12/8/2021