Fall 2017 Literature & Culture Courses

Number Title Instructor Major(s)
AMES 111 SELF, SOCIETY, ART IN HINDUISM Prasad, Leela Hindi
AMES 190S SP TOPICS IN AMES Cao, Xuenan East Asia, Chinese
AMES 204FS DOCUMENTING PALESTINE Kalow, Nancy Arabic, Middle East, Hebrew
AMES 208S GEOPOLITICS & CULTURE Ginsburg, Shai Arabic, Middle East, Hebrew
AMES 222S SYRIAN AND IRAQI REVOLUTIONS Shakhly, Abdul Sattar Arabic, Middle East
AMES 224S MUSLIM WOMEN ACROSS THE AGES Hassan, Mona Arabic, Middle East
AMES 227 THE MODERN MIDDLE EAST Mestyan, Adam Arabic, Middle East, Hebrew
AMES 239 CHINA AND THE SILK ROADS Mazumdar, Sucheta East Asia, Middle East, Chinese, Hindi
AMES 244 ISRAEL / PALESTINE Stein, Rebecca Arabic, Middle East, Hebrew
AMES 247 T'AI CHI AND CHINESE THOUGHT Need, David East Asia, Chinese
AMES 251 INDIAN CINEMA Khanna, Satendra Hindi
AMES 254 MUSIC IN SOUTH ASIA Kramer, Jonathan Hindi
AMES 257S INDIAN CIVILIZATION Freeman, John Hindi
AMES 269 EMERGENCE OF MODERN JAPAN Partner, Simon East Asia, Japanese
AMES 279FS TURKEY: MUSLIM AND MODERN Tuna, Mustafa Middle East
AMES 288S RELIGION & POLITICS Kadivar, Mohsen Middle East
AMES 302S HASHTAGS MEMES, DIGITAL TRIBES Mottahedeh, Negar Arabic, Middle East
AMES 304 AFRICA AND ARABIA Lo, Mbaye Arabic, Middle East
AMES 315 BUDDHIST MEDITATION Jaffe, Richard East Asia, Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Korean
AMES 332S STORYWORLDS Chow, Eileen East Asia, Chinese, Japanese
AMES 351S ATHEISM AND BUDDHISM Kim, Hwansoo East Asia, Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Korean
AMES 373S ISLAM MYS:PERSO-IND/EAST Safi, Omid Arabic, Middle East, Hindi
AMES 409 CHINESE IM/MIGRATION Rojas, Carlos East Asia, Chinese
AMES 431 MODERN CHINESE CINEMA Hong, Guo-Juin East Asia, Chinese
AMES 431 MODERN CHINESE CINEMA Hong, Guo-Juin East Asia, Chinese
AMES 435S CHINESE MEDIA AND POP CULTURE Liu, Kang East Asia, Chinese
AMES 438S TECHNO-ORIENTALISM Kwon, Nayoung East Asia, Chinese, Japanese, Korean
AMES 463S NIGHTMARE JAPAN Ching, Leo East Asia, Japanese
AMES 489S LANGUAGE AND MIGRATION Chow, Eileen East Asia, Chinese, Japanese
AMES 490S SPECIAL TOPICS Sebring, Ellen East Asia
AMES 498S SENIOR HONORS THESIS SEMINAR Ginsburg, Shai
AMES 527S GENDER AND SXL IN MIDDLE EAST Hasso, Frances Arabic, Middle East
AMES 549S TECHNO-ORIENTALISM Kwon, Nayoung
AMES 563S NIGHTMARE JAPAN Ching, Leo East Asia, Japanese
AMES 580S BUDDHISM AND CHRISITANITY Jaffe, Richard East Asia, Chinese, Hindi, Korean
AMES 620S GENEALOGIES OF THE MIDDLE EAST Göknar, Erdag Arabic, Middle East
AMES 631S MODERN CHINESE CINEMA Hong, Guo-Juin East Asia, Chinese
AMES 738 THEORIES OF MINORITY DISCOURSE Rojas, Carlos
AMES 771S TOPICS IN CLASSICAL JAPANESE Tucker, John
AMES 790S TOPICS IN ASIAN HUMANITIES Kwon, Nayoung
East Asia
Number Title Instructor Curriculum Codes
ARTHIST 378-01 Chinese Buddhist Art Stanley Abe ALP, CCI, CZ, R
HISTORY 507S Asian Studies: Critical Introduction to Knowledge Fields and Methodologies Mazumdar, Sucheta CCI, CZ, SS
PHIL 263 Chinese Philosophy David Wong CCI, CZ, EI
VMS 535S-01 Camera Asia Gennifer Weisenfield, Sumathi Ramaswamy ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R
Arabic
Number Title Instructor Curriculum Codes
HISTORY 507S Asian Studies: Critical Introduction to Knowledge Fields and Methodologies Mazumdar, Sucheta CCI, CZ, SS
SES 370S-01 Islam in Asia Mustafa Tuna
Middle East
Number Title Instructor Curriculum Codes
RELIGION 145 The Old Testament/Hebrew Bible Melvin Peters CCI, CZ, EI
RELIGION 190FS-01 Focus Seminar: The Power of Biblical Language Marc Zvi Brettler
SES 370S-01 Islam in Asia Mustafa Tuna
Chinese
Number Title Instructor Curriculum Codes
ARTHIST 378-01 Chinese Buddhist Art Stanley Abe ALP, CCI, CZ, R
HISTORY 507S Asian Studies: Critical Introduction to Knowledge Fields and Methodologies Mazumdar, Sucheta CCI, CZ, SS
PHIL 263 Chinese Philosophy David Wong CCI, CZ, EI
VMS 535S-01 Camera Asia Gennifer Weisenfield, Sumathi Ramaswamy ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R
Hebrew
Number Title Instructor Curriculum Codes
ENGLISH 390S-7-02 Special Topics in Language and Literature: Jewish American Lit & Culture Judith G Ruderman ALP, CCI, CZ, R
GERMAN 387 Germany Confronts Nazism and the Holocaust Dolan, Kristen ALP, CCI, CZ, EI
POLISH 308S-01 Fragmented Memories: Polish and Polish Jewish Culutre Through Film Beth Holmgren ALP, CCI, CZ, EI
RELIGION 145 The Old Testament/Hebrew Bible Melvin Peters CCI, CZ, EI
RELIGION 190FS-01 Focus Seminar: The Power of Biblical Language Marc Zvi Brettler
Hindi
Number Title Instructor Curriculum Codes
HISTORY 507S Asian Studies: Critical Introduction to Knowledge Fields and Methodologies Mazumdar, Sucheta CCI, CZ, SS
VMS 535S-01 Camera Asia Gennifer Weisenfield, Sumathi Ramaswamy ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R
Japanese
Number Title Instructor Curriculum Codes
HISTORY 507S Asian Studies: Critical Introduction to Knowledge Fields and Methodologies Mazumdar, Sucheta CCI, CZ, SS
VMS 535S-01 Camera Asia Gennifer Weisenfield, Sumathi Ramaswamy ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R
Korean
Number Title Instructor Curriculum Codes
HISTORY 507S Asian Studies: Critical Introduction to Knowledge Fields and Methodologies Mazumdar, Sucheta CCI, CZ, SS