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as of 11/21/2019

EAST AND WEST IN ART
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectArt History
Number & Suffix: 110
Full UC Title: EAST AND WEST IN ART 
Transcript Title: EAST & WEST IN ART 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course offers an introduction to the bilateral influences between Eastern and Western art with a special focus placed on the treasures of the Shoso-in repository and Buddhist art in Japan. The course examines in particular the influence of "THE ARABIAN NIGHTS” to study how Japanism and Orientalism are related each other. Throughout the course recent topics related to Asian art and cross cultural art history are discussed. Reference books: THE SILK ROAD AND THE SHOSO-IN by Ryoichi Hayashi; THE ARABIAN NIGHTS AND ORIENTALISM: PERSPECTIVES FROM EAST & WEST by Yuriko Yamanaka, Tetsuo Nishio, Robert Irwin; THE ARABIAN NIGHTS: A COMPARISON by Robert Irwin. Assessment: midterm exam (40%), final exam (30%), essay (10%), class attendance and participation (10%), and quizzes (10%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: CULTURAL INTERACTION BETWEEN EAST AND WEST IN ART 
Partner University Department: SILS - Expression 
Partner University Course Number: EX422