|This course may be repeated for credit.|
EAST 202, FGSS 226|
This course will explore the dominance of Japanese horror from Edo period to contemporary films. Students will read theory of horror in addition to primary texts.
Intercultural Literacy, Interpretation
This course will teach students to analyze both textual and visual media and teach them the historical background and social contexts of Japanese/Asian horror.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS-MN)(CEAS-Lang/Lit/F)(FGSS)(FILM-MN)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Takashi Miike (Audition)
Kiyoshi Kurosawa (Cure)
Joon-Ho Bong (The Host)
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly responses; student presentations; two analytical papers.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Additional film screenings (Monday nights 6-8pm, room TBA)
|Instructor(s): Nakamura,Miri Times: .M.W... 01:10PM-02:30PM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 20||SR major: 4||JR major: 4|| || |
|Seats Available: -1||GRAD: 0||SR non-major: 4||JR non-major: 4||SO: 4||FR: 0|