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6 edition of Modern Chinese women writers found in the catalog.

Modern Chinese women writers

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by Michael S. Duke

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Chinese literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • Chinese literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- China -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited with an introduction by Michael S. Duke.
      ContributionsDuke, Michael S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPL2278 .M64 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 272 p. ;
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2213722M
      ISBN 100873325362, 0873326237
      LC Control Number89036633

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        All books in this selection are non-fiction, and focus on place, experience, or the notion of travel itself. This is by no means a comprehensive list. There are plenty of other women travel writers, and plenty of other books by the authors on this list that are . Analyzing the protracted cultural debate in modern China over what and how women should write, this book focuses on two concepts of great importance in Chinese literary modernization—the new, liberated woman and the new, autonomous writing. Throughout the Ming and Qing dynasties, women's moral virtue, or de, developed as a physical ordeal that meant sacrifices in the areas of freedom of.

      Spotlight on Six Contemporary Chinese Fiction Writers This is a powerful moment in Chinese literature: Contemporary writers are wrestling with the complex legacies of China’s past and its. There is a wealth of early Chinese literature dating from the Hundred Schools of Thought that occurred during the Eastern Zhou Dynasty (– BC). The most important of these include the Classics of Confucianism, of Daoism, of Mohism, of Legalism, as well as works of military science and Chinese that, except for the books of poems and songs, most of this literature is Simplified Chinese: 中国文学.


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