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Modernity with a Cold War Face

Reimagining the Nation in Chinese Literature Across the 1949 Divide

Modernity with a Cold War Face( )
Author: Wang, Xiaojue
Series title:Harvard East Asian Monographs
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Harvard University, Asia Center
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $39.95
Book Description:

The 1949 birth of the People's Republic of China divided the nation into many political entities, displacing millions. Examining a body of understudied literary and cultural output in mainland China and elsewhere after World War II, Xiaojue Wang investigates how writers responded to these shifts to shape a new Chinese subjectivity in their works.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Semiotics & Theory
Literary Criticism / Asian / Chinese
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.279 x 9.126 x 1.114 Inches
Book Weight:1.483 Pounds

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