Melodrama East and West

VMS 223

Melodrama as a genre in literature and as a mode of representation in film and other media. Issues include: gender construction, class formation, racial recognition, and national identity-building. Emphasis on comparative method attending American and Chinese cultures and the politics of cross-cultural representation.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 211
  • CINE 213
  • GSF 279