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Synopsis:

"This book analyzes the unprecedented diversity and the new literary forms that burst forth in the aftermath of the Cultural Revolution. The interdisciplinary approach of these studies reveals much about the society, politics, and popular culture of the post-Mao era."--Merle Goldman

Table of Contents

Introduction
by Jeffrey C. Kinkley

Part One: Literary Subject Matter

1. Lobby Literature: The Archaeology and Present Functions of Science Fiction in China
Rudolph G. Wagner

2. Love Stories: The Meaning of Love and Marriage in China
Kam Louie

3. Chinese Crime Fiction and Its Formulas at the Turn of the 1980s
Jeffrey C. Kinkley

Part Two: Literary Art

4. "Obscure Poetry": A Controversy in Post-Mao China
William Tay

5. The Politics of Technique: Perspectives of Literary Dissidence in Contemporary Chinese Fiction
Leo Ou-Fan Lee

Part Three: The Sociology of Publishing and Reading

6. The Non-Official Magazine Today and the Younger Generation Ideals for a New Literature
Pan Yuan And Pan Jie

7. Fiction and the Reading Public in Guangzhou and Other Chinese Cities, 1979-1980
Perry Link

Notes

Glossary of Fast Asian Terms

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780674008854
Editor:
Kinkley, Jeffrey C.
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Editor:
Kinkley, Jeffrey C.
Author:
Kinkley, Jeffrey C.
Location:
Cambridge, Mass. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
China
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Ethnic Studies
Subject:
Chinese literature
Subject:
Chinese literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Subject:
Chinese literature -- 20th century.
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Harvard Contemporary China Series
Series Volume:
0115
Publication Date:
19850131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
345
Dimensions:
8.97x6.06x1.06 in. 1.17 lbs.

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