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MODERN FICTION
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectComparative Literature
Number & Suffix: 101
Full UC Title: MODERN FICTION 
Transcript Title: MODERN FICTION 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course reads works of leading modern Western and Japanese novelists. The course discusses modern fiction in terms of writing styles and narrative techniques and presents some different critical approaches (e.g., biographical, psychoanalytical, archetypal, philosophical, religious, feminist, post colonial, and reader-oriented). By comparatively examining the creative process of writing, the course attempts to analyze the validity of utilizing western methods of analysis to understand modern Japanese fiction. The course uses various works by such authors as D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, S. Freud, C. Jung, T.S. Eliot, Rymei Yoshimoto, and Ken Hirano. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: UNDERSTANDING MODERN FICTION AND CRITICISM 
Partner University Department: SILS - Expression 
Partner University Course Number: EX419