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Studies in Asian Art: Seminar on Japanese Narrative Scrolls
ARHA 380
Spring 2007 not offered
Crosslisting: EAST 380

This course is an investigation of Japanese narrative scrolls of the 12th to 14th centuries. These scrolls are a specialized form of painting that utilizes a variety of almost cinematographic techniques to transcend the fixed temporal and spatial viewpoint characteristic of most Asian and almost all Western art. The scrolls will be studied technically as a highly evolved form of narrative art and culturally in relationship to the rich heritage of medieval Japanese literature, history, and religion.

Essential Capabilities: Speaking, Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA ART
Course Format: DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: [ARHA283 or EAST283] OR [ARHA287 or EAST287]
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

Last Updated on MAR-28-2023
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