Melodrama East and West

AMES211

Melodrama as a genre in literature and as a mode of representation in film and other media. Issues include: gender construction, class formation, racial recognition, and national identity-building. Emphasis on comparative method attending American and Chinese cultures and the politics of cross-cultural representation. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

WOMENST279
VMS223
AMI213

Curriculum Codes: 

ALP, CCI