“Italy and China,” taught by Prof. Gaoheng Zhang
Since Marco Polo, Italy’s communication with China is the longest in Europe on written record. Through examining key
contemporary Italian-Chinese events, such as Italian intellectuals’ discussions about the Cultural Revolution and Chinese migration to Italy, we will put Italian and European interpretations of China as a rising superpower in perspective. The language of instruction is English. No prior knowledge is required. This course fulfills Arts’ Literature Requirement.
ITAL409 Topics in Modern and Contemporary Italian Literature and Culture Sections
Italian literature of the 20th century in its intellectual, socio-political and cultural context. Precludes credit for ITST 419.