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Literati lenses : wenren landscape in Chinese cinema of the Mao era

Author: Mia Yinxing Liu
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, [2019]
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Chinese cinema has a long history of engagement with China’s art traditions, and literati (wenren) landscape painting has been an enduring source of inspiration. Literati Lenses explores this interplay during the Mao era, a time when cinema, at the forefront of ideological campaigns and purges, was held to strict political guidelines. This is a particularly intriguing period for the study of landscape in film, for  Read more...
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Liu, Mia Yinxing.
Literati lenses.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2018047476
(OCoLC)1057242687
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mia Yinxing Liu
ISBN: 9780824859855 0824859855 9780824859879 0824859871
OCLC Number: 1102593187
Description: 1 online resource (pages)
Contents: Picturing the celestial realm: Mount Huang in Chinese cinema --
The phantom landscape of Jiangnan: the politics of topography in Stage sisters --
Early spring in February: reframing the problems of utopia in the 1960s --
The remnant intellectuals: ruins and monuments on Tianyunshan Mountain.
Responsibility: Mia Yinxing Liu.
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Chinese cinema has a long history of engagement with China's art traditions, and literati (wenren) landscape painting has been an enduring source of inspiration. Literati Lenses explores this  Read more...

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Mia Liu makes a groundbreaking contribution to Chinese film studies and cultural studies of the Mao era and its aftermath by tracing the uses of traditional Chinese literati landscape aesthetics in Read more...

 
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