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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Japanese and Chinese Studies: Japanese Studies

JAPN 314 (IT; W; 4th Sem Lang Req) Japanese Literature in Translation (1)

The course examines selected works in novels, essays, drama and poetry from the classical and modern periods. Emphasis will be on 19th- and 20th-century novels, novellas and short stories. The works are viewed in their historical context so that the unique aspects of Japanese literature can be appreciated.

Mode of Inquiry: Interpreting Texts; Asia Cluster

General Education Requirement Fulfillment: Writing centered; Fourth Semester Language Requirement

  • Offering: Alternate years in fall
  • Instructor: Loftus