Trauma and Passion in Korean Culture

AMES673

Representations of passion and trauma in Korean society and history through various cultural media including literature, historical texts, autobiographies, film, and other visual media. In dealing with historical traumas such as the Korean War, Japanese colonization, Western imperialism and political upheavals, sub-topics to include war, love, melodrama, nationalism, ideological strife and longing and loss. (Same as AMES473 but requires extra assignments.) One course / 3 units.

Curriculum Codes: 

ALP, CCI