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The literature of China in the twentieth century

Author: Bonnie S McDougall; Kam Louie
Publisher: New York : Columbia Univ. Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A historical survey of 20th-century Chinese literature, this book chronicles the writers who - continuing in the Chinese tradition of using literature to exert moral, social, and political leadership  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bonnie S McDougall; Kam Louie
ISBN: 0231110847 9780231110846 0231110855 9780231110853
OCLC Number: 243882690
Description: VII, 504 Seiten
Contents: I: 1900-1937 1. Introduction 2. Towards a New Culture 3. Poetry: The Transformation of the Past 4. Fiction: The Narrative Subject 5. Drama: Writing Performance II: 1938-1965 6. Return to Tradition 7. Fiction: Searching for Typicality 8. Poetry: The Challenge of Popularisation 9. Drama: Performing for Politics III: 1966-1989 10. The Reassertion of Modernity 11. Drama: Revolution and Reform 12. Fiction: Exploring Alternatives 13. Poetry: The Challenge of Modernity 14. Conclusion
Responsibility: Bonnie S. McDougall ; Kam Louie.

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