ASIAN 374 - Korean War in Fiction and Film
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Asian Studies (ASIAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The Korean War (1950-53) shaped East Asia as we know it today. The war also altered the direction of American foreign policy in Asia and established an enduring tone of anti-communism in American popular culture. Despite its importance, the Korean War is commonly known as the "Forgotten War." As an exercise in unforgetting the forgotten war, the course will examine the war's nature and impact through representations in fiction and film, and ask why it still remains the subject of much mystification more than sixty-five years after the ceasefire.

ASIAN 374 - Korean War in Fiction and Film
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
31748
Open
19
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: This course is part of the Korean e-School. UM will host the course, and students from the University of Wisconsin and Rutgers University will video-conference into the lecture.
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