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Painting, Poetry, and Calligraphy: Word and Image Studies (CHINA 377)


This course examines the rich interplay of word and image in Chinese culture. Topics include the coexistence of painting, poem, and calligraphy in a single work of art, paintings inspired by poems and visa versa, the ways calligraphy gets written about, and painting criticism. The course serves as an introduction to field of Chinese word and image studies. It will be co-taught by specialists in Chinese literature and art.

Course ID: 
219 677
Letter or Credit/No Credit