This unit will involve a study of contemporary Chinese poetry and its quest for identity, freedom and communal belonging. These themes will then form the basis for theological reflection, seeking resonances with biblical thought and paths for constructive dialogue.
Articulate an understanding of contemporary Chinese thought in selected poems.
Identify and explain motifs and themes expressed in selected poems
Analyse correlations between biblical/theological themes and poetic motifs.
Demonstrate critical awareness of hermeneutical issues arising in the interface between Revelation and Christian theology
Evaluate critical issues in inter-cultural dialogue explored in this unit
CT1001W or CT8001W (or equivalent)
Journal of Reflections (1,500 words)
Essay (3,500 words)
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2016
Unit Record last updated: 2019-10-25 15:41:44 +1100