China’s Literary and Cultural Scenes at the Turn of the 21st by Jie Lu

By Jie Lu

China’s literary and cultural creation on the flip of the twenty-first century is marked by way of heterogeneity, plurality, and diversity.  Given its complexity, the literary/cultural creation of this era maybe may be understood so much productively as a reaction to a world modernity that has touched and reworked all facets of up to date chinese language reality.

The 11 essays during this ebook supply an creation to a couple of an important works released on the flip of the twenty-first century. In combining textual research of particular works with theoretical insights, and in finding the texts of their sociocultural and socioeconomic contexts, the essays discover key theoretical matters and highbrow matters of the time. They jointly draw a vast contour of recent advancements, significant tendencies, and radical alterations, taking pictures the highbrow and cultural Zeitgeist of the age. All in all, those essays provide new theoretical methods to, and important views on, modern chinese language literature and tradition.

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