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The Real Modern - a book by Hanscom, Christopher P.

The Real Modern

Literary Modernism and the Crisis of Representation in Colonial Korea

The Real Modern( )
Author: Hanscom, Christopher P.
Series title:Harvard East Asian Monographs
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Harvard University, Asia Center
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $39.95
Book Description:

The Real Modern examines three Korean authors of the 1930sâe"Pak Tâe(tm)aewon, Kim Yujong, and Yi Tâe(tm)aejunâe"whose works critique competing modes of literary representation in the period of Japanese colonial rule. A re-reading of modernist fiction within the imperial context, it sheds new light on the relationship between political discourse and aesthetics.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Semiotics & Theory
Literary Criticism / Asian / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.24 x 9.165 x 0.846 Inches
Book Weight:1.056 Pounds

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