Chinese Literature 210
Houlou meng and the Study of Chinese Fiction
Martin W. Huang
Catalog Number: 8141
Half course (fall term).
EXAM GROUP: 16, 17, 18
By reading Houlou meng (known in English as The Story of the Stone or \The Dream of the Red Chamber) and reviewing relevant Chinese and western scholarship on this novel, we will explore some intrepretative as well as theoretical issues central to the study of this specific work and to the general field of the study of Chinese fiction. Written requirements: research paper(s).
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