Part-time. The course is given in English.

About the course

This course delas with the dynamic processes of cultural politics within the East Asian countries, and how these processes forms the local, regional and national as well as transnational identities within a given period of time. The focus of the course is placed current strategies of the cultural politics in the East Asian countries, that are made in order to meet the contemporary challenges of a time when culture is considered as a key dimension in globalisation. As a backdrop for understanding current features in cultural politics and how it has been developed in Japan, China, North- and South Korea, earlier priorities will also be discussed.

Admission and syllabus

In the Stockholm University course catalogue (SISU) you will find a short presentation of the course as well as information on admission and the current syllabus for the course Contemporary Cultural Politics and Identity in East Asia. 

Schedule Spring 2018

Click on the link to see the schedule for spring semester.

Course literature

For the course description and reading list, spring semester 2018, see attached pdf-file at the bottom of the page.