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CHIN 580 : Sima Qian: History or Literature?

Prerequisites: CHIN 501 or consent of instructor.
Description: Original readings from Sima Qian's (c.145 B.C.E. - c. 85 B.C.E.) Shiji [Annals of History] and later literary texts influenced by his narrative style. Directed study of classical Chinese structure and rhetoric. [GE]
Units: 3
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