A Companion to Modern Chinese Literature

Genre: Language Arts
Original Publish Date: Aug 13, 2015
Product Number: EB00622363
Released: Sep 15, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118451601
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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This wide-ranging Companion provides a vital overview of modern Chinese literature in different geopolitical areas, from the 1840s to now. It reviews major accomplishments of Chinese literary scholarship published in Chinese and English and brings attention to previously neglected, important areas. -Offers the most thorough and concise coverage of modern Chinese literature to date, drawing attention to previously neglected areas such as late Qing, Sinophone, and ethnic minority literature -Several chapters explore literature in relation to Sinophone geopolitics, regional culture, urban culture, visual culture, print media, and new media -The introduction and two chapters furnish overviews of the institutional development of modern Chinese literature in Chinese and English scholarship since the mid-twentieth century -Contributions from leading literary scholars in mainland China and Hong Kong add their voices to international scholarship

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