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EALL 586 01 (22334) /HUMS290/CPLT952/EALL286/LITR285/PORT360
Modern Novel in Japan and Brazil
Seth Jacobowitz
T 2.30-4.30 SML 207
Spring 2017 
 
Brazilian and Japanese novels from the late nineteenth century to the present. Representative texts from major authors are read in pairs to explore their commonalities and divergences. Topics include nineteenth-century realism and naturalism, the rise of mass culture and the avant-garde, and existentialism and postmodernism.