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Taiwan has evolved dramatically from a little-known island to an internationally acclaimed economic miracle and thriving democracy. The history of modern Taiwanese poetry parallels and tells the story of this transformation from periphery to frontier. Containing translations of nearly 400 poems from 50 poets spanning the entire twentieth century, this anthology reveals Taiwan in a broad spectrum of themes, forms, and styles: from lyrical meditation to political satire, haiku to concrete poetry, surrealism to postmodernism. The in-depth introduction outlines the development of modern poetry in the unique historical and cultural context of Taiwan. Comprehensive in both depth and scope, "Frontier Taiwan" beautifully captures the achievements of the nations modern poetic traditions.

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Containing translations of nearly 400 poems from 50 poets, this anthology reveals Taiwan's 20th-century transformation in a broad spectrum of themes, forms, and styles: from lyrical meditation to political satire, haiku to concrete poetry, surrealism to postmodernism. The in-depth introduction outlines the development of modern poetry in the unique historical and cultural context of Taiwan.

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ISBN:
9780231118477
Editor:
Malmqvist, N. G. D.
Editor:
Yeh, Michelle
Editor:
Malmqvist, N. G. D.
Editor:
Yeh, Michelle
Author:
Malmqvist, N. G. D.
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
Translations into english
Subject:
Chinese poetry
Subject:
Chinese poetry -- Taiwan.
Subject:
Chinese poetry -- 20th century.
Subject:
Poetry -Anthologies
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Modern Chinese Literature from Taiwan (Paperback)
Series Volume:
IMS-15
Publication Date:
20010431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
608
Dimensions:
8.95x6.03x1.04 in. 1.52 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Containing translations of nearly 400 poems from 50 poets, this anthology reveals Taiwan's 20th-century transformation in a broad spectrum of themes, forms, and styles: from lyrical meditation to political satire, haiku to concrete poetry, surrealism to postmodernism. The in-depth introduction outlines the development of modern poetry in the unique historical and cultural context of Taiwan.
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