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LITR 255 01 (13789) /EALL289
Crime and Detective Fiction in East Asian Literature and Film
Stephen Poland
TTh 4.00-5.15 WLH 116
Fall 2017 
No regular final examination
Areas Hu

Exploration of East Asian literature, film, culture, and history through examination of the genre of "crime" or "detective" fiction. Topics include genre theory, as well as a variety of traveling themes in modernity, such as sexuality, surveillance, colonialism, scientific rationality, perversion, the urban, debt, violence, and transnational cultural flows.