Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Modern Languages & Cultures - Japanese
CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
84677 JPN 273 FICTIONS OF FEMININITY: MODERN JAPANESE WOMEN WRITERS Spring 2020 4.0 Open
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
9
Section Cap     
No Cap
Total Enroll     
13
Total Cap     
15
Cross Listed: CLT 273, CLT 473, GSW 277, JPN 273 (P), JPN 273W, JPN 473
Instructors: HOLLOWAY D
Final Exam Schedule: DOUG 420 on 0504 at 0830
Description: This course traces the history of modern Japanese women’s writing, beginning with the early twentieth-century and continuing to present day. In doing so, this course addresses the historical background and contribution of women writers to the development and progression of modern Japanese literature. Throughout the course, we will pay close attention to the ways in which Japanese women writers have used fiction to challenged convention and expectation. Key issues include sex and sexuality, the nature and rhetoric of desire, and the politics of the female body. Writers to be considered are Higuchi Ichiyô, Hirabayashi Taeko, Yamada Eimi, Miyabe Miyuki, Kanehara Hitomi, and many others. In addition, the course also asks students to engage with critical scholarship in English that offers new ways of thinking and talking about Japanese women's writing. No previous knowledge of Japan or Japanese is required.
Clusters: H1CLT004, H1JPN001, H1JPN004, H1JPN005, H1JPN010
URL: http://www.rochester.edu/College/MLC /

CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
84721 JPN 273W FICTIONS OF FEMININITY: MODERN JAPANESE WOMEN WRITERS Spring 2020 4.0 Open
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
1
Section Cap     
No Cap
Total Enroll     
13
Total Cap     
15
Cross Listed: CLT 273, CLT 473, GSW 277, JPN 273 (P), JPN 273W, JPN 473
Instructors: HOLLOWAY D
Final Exam Schedule: DOUG 420 on 0504 at 0830
Description: This course traces the history of modern Japanese women’s writing, beginning with the early twentieth-century and continuing to present day. In doing so, this course addresses the historical background and contribution of women writers to the development and progression of modern Japanese literature. Throughout the course, we will pay close attention to the ways in which Japanese women writers have used fiction to challenged convention and expectation. Key issues include sex and sexuality, the nature and rhetoric of desire, and the politics of the female body. Writers to be considered are Higuchi Ichiyô, Hirabayashi Taeko, Yamada Eimi, Miyabe Miyuki, Kanehara Hitomi, and many others. In addition, the course also asks students to engage with critical scholarship in English that offers new ways of thinking and talking about Japanese women's writing. No previous knowledge of Japan or Japanese is required.
Clusters: H1CLT004, H1JPN001, H1JPN004, H1JPN005, H1JPN010
URL: http://www.rochester.edu/College/MLC /

CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
30240 JPN 273 JAPANESE WOMEN WRITERS Spring 2019 4.0 Cancelled
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
0
Section Cap     
No Cap
Clusters: H1CLT004, H1JPN001, H1JPN004, H1JPN010
URL: http://www.rochester.edu/College/MLC /

CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
30252 JPN 273W FICTIONS OF FEMININITY Spring 2019 4.0 Cancelled
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
0
Section Cap     
No Cap
URL: http://www.rochester.edu/College/MLC /