2023-2024 Catalog

CL 210 Chinese Science Fiction

This course explores the development of Chinese science fiction since the early twentieth century against a history of wars, reform and revolutions, and China’s rise as a great economy and
technological innovator in the world. With stories, novel excerpts, comic books, and films, we will examine the intersection of literature, science, empire and nation, modernity and modernization. This
course will be conducted in English in the form of lectures and discussions. [GM1, GM2]