2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

JAPA 401 Contemporary Masterpieces

Reading and discussion of selected modern Japanese literary texts concentrating on selections from poetry, short stories, essays, and novels such as "Snow Country" by Kawabata and "Golden Temple" by Mishima. Readings in English translation and Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPA 202 or its equivalent, or permission of the instructor. A total of 6 credits may be earned, but no more than 3 in any one semester or term.