* ART 459 / ARC 459 (LA) No Pass/D/Fail
Anxious Megalopolis: Shanghai's Urban Cultures (1842-2012)
ENROLLMENT BY APPLICATION OR INTERVIEW. DEPARTMENTAL PERMISSION REQUIRED.
Sample reading list:
Meng Yue, Shanghai at the Edge of Empires
Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom, Global Shanghai, 1850-2010: a history in fragments
Samuel Y. Liang, Mapping Modernity in Shanghai: Space, Gender, and Visual...
Marie-Claire Bergère, The Golden Age of the Chinese Bourgeoisie, 1911-1937...
Leo Ou-fan Lee, Shanghai Modern: The Flowering of a New Urban Culture...
Harry den Hartog ed., Shanghai New Towns
See instructor for complete list
Students will be expected to come to class prepared to discuss the readings given in the syllabus every week. They will be asked to make one formal oral presentation on a topic that will then be transformed into the final paper for the class. They will also be assigned short presentations on the weekly discussion topics.
Paper in lieu of Final - 40%
Oral Presentation(s) - 30%
Class/Precept Participation - 30%
For department majors, satisfies the modern and East Asian distribution requirement. To fill out the application for this course go to the Dept. of Art and Archeology website: http://www.princeton.edu/artandarchaeology/undergrad/forms/ART459Application.pdf
Juniors Only 7
Seniors Only 6
Seniors Only 8
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