JPST 385 :: GAHP/HPP/WI: Postwar Japn thru Film & Lit
Fall 2018 @UH Hilo

CRN:
13115
Credit Hours:
3
Instructor:
Fukushima, Y
yf83@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode:
Online
Instructional Mode:
Online
Dates:
08/20/2018 - 12/14/2018
Course Requirements:
Cross-listed with JPNS 385. Please register for CRN 13114 to meet the JPST 385 requirement.
Course Prerequisites:
ENG 100, 100T, ESL 100 or ESL 100T.
Course Description:
This course introduces students to Japanese society and culture with emphasis on 1945 to the present, as reflected in film and literature. Students learn about essential issues of Japanese postwar society, including class, family, gender, work, education, and minorities, and examine the change and development of Japanese society after World War II, paying attention to the struggles between traditional cultural values and Americanization/Modernization of society. This semester students will view fourteen films by fourteen leading Japanese directors and read an essay and a novel written by Japanese authors and a variety of articles on film. (Same as JPNS 385, WS 385)
Updated:
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 09:18:30