Contemporary Japanese Literature
This is an advanced Japanese language course designed to develop students' reading and translation skills.
Not currently available.
This Course was last offered in Semester 1 - 2016.
On successful completion of the course students will be able to:
1. Read contemporary Japanese literature.
2. Translate contemporary Japanese literature.
3. Understand the social context of the literature.
4. Engage in literary criticism.
Students will read a variety of contemporary Japanese literary texts and translate them into English. They will also engage in literary criticism of the texts where appropriate.
Any Japanese course at 2000 level or equivalent.
Written Assignment: Reviews of short stories
In Term Test: In class tests