East Asian Languages and Cultures

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East Asian Languages and Cultures

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Laura Schlein
407 Kent Hall
212-854-6780
ls3352@columbia.edu

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AHUM S1400Q Colloquium on Major Texts: East Asia . 4 points.

AHUM V3399 and AHUM V3400 form a sequence but either may be taken separately. AHUM V3399 may also be taken as part of a sequence with AHUM V3830. Readings in translation and discussion of texts of Middle Eastern, Indian, Chinese, and Japanese origin, including the Analects of Confucius, Mencius, Lao Tzu, Chuang Tzu, the Lotus Sutra, Dream of the Red Chamber, Tale of Genji, Zen literature, Noh plays, bunraku (puppet) plays, Chinese and Japanese poetry.

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