Variable Course Topics


Current Course Topics for 2012-2013

JAPAN 460: Languages and Cultures in the Ryukyus
      • Prerequisites are JAPAN 301 and 325 or equivalent

Previous Course Topics

2011-2012:

CHINA 599: Chinese Literature:
     • Chinese Modernity: Fiction and Film EASIA 598: Topics in East Asian Research: 
     • Advanced Readings in Classical Japanese

EASIA 599: Direct Readings in East Asian Studies: 
     • Spoken Discourse: Data Collection, Transcription 
     • Development of Japanese CALL

JAPAN 598: Topics in Pre-Modern Japanese Literature

2010-2011:

CHINA 599: Chinese Literature 
     • Social Change and Diaspora in Taiwan Fiction 
     • Women in Modern Chinese Fiction and Film

CHINA 500: Topics in Chinese Language 
     • Ba and Bei Constructions in Chinese

2009-2010:

CHINA 599: Chinese Literature 
     • Fiction and Film from Modern China

EASIA 598: Topics in East Asian Research 
     • Ideas of Literature, East and West

EASIA 599: Directed Readings in East Asian Studies 
     • Historiography of Pre-modern Japan 
     • Theoretical Approaches to East Asia 
     • History of Later Chinese Painting

2008-2009:

CHINA 599: Chinese Literature 
     • Chinese Fiction and Narratology 
     • History of Zhuangzi Studies

EASIA 598: Topics in East Asian Research 
     • Revisioning Japanese Religions

EASIA 599: Directed Readings in East Asian Studies 
     • Japanese Pictorial Narratives 
     • Ming Literary Criticism 
     • Chinese and Japanese Painting 
     • Experimental Approaches to JLS Studies 
     • Historiography of Pre-Modern Japan

JAPAN 598: Topics in Pre-Modern Japanese Literature 
     • The Tale of Genji

2007-2008:

EASIA 598: Topics in East Asian Research 
     • Introduction to East Asian Research

JAPAN 500: Topics in Japanese Language 
     • Empirical & Experimental Approach to Japanese Linguistics

JAPAN 503: Colloquia in Japanese Language Research 
     • Japanese Discourse Laboratory

2006-2007:

EASIA 598: Topics in East Asian Research 
     • Professionalism in Japanese Linguistics

2005-2006:

CHINA 599: Chinese Literature 
     • Gender, Trauma & Imagined Homeland

EASIA 598: Topics in East Asian Research 
     • Research Methods & Prof EA Studies

JAPAN 599: Pre-Modern & Modern Literature 
     • Classical and Sino-Japanese

2004-2005:

CHINA 599: Chinese Literature 
     • Taiwanese Feminist Perspective 
     • Chinese Fiction & Narratology 
     • Reading of Critical Works on Contemporary…

EASIA 598: Topics in East Asian Research

EASIA 599: Directed Reading in East Asian Studies 
     • Research Design in Japanese Language Study

JAPAN 599: Pre-Modern & Modern Literature 
     • Abe Kobo’s Possible Words