ASIA 490A: Partition of India in Film and Narrative

Winter 2018

ASIA490A Asian Classics - Fourth Year Seminar - ASIA CLSSCS SEM Sections

Focus changes from year to year. Prerequisite: Permission of Instructor and fourth-year standing.


This course will cover:

  • Communities and families torn apart
  • 10 – 12 million people displaced
  • The loss of innumerable lives
  • The birth of two new nations
  • a tragedy beyond imagination