CHI-2005

The Poetry of Du Fu

Course Detail

Career
Undergraduate
Units
3.00
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Course Components
Lecture
Campus
Offering School
School of Humanities and Social Science

Description

This course is a special introduction and study of Du Fu and his poetry. The course will outline the life track of Du Fu through his poems and related references, to understand his characters and interests. Selecting the representative poems of Du Fu, the course will instruct the students to do close text reading and appreciation, to analyze the poet's art skills and different poetic genres. Based on these, the course will also discuss some basic poetic topics related to Du Fu and his poetry.