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The Lure of the Modern: Writing Modernism in Semicolonial China, 1917-1937

The Lure of the Modern Writing Modernism in Semicolonial China Shu mei Shih s study is the first book in English to offer a comprehensive account of Chinese literary modernism from Republican China In The Lure of the Modern Shih argues for the contextualization

  • Title: The Lure of the Modern: Writing Modernism in Semicolonial China, 1917-1937
  • Author: Shu-mei Shih
  • ISBN: 9780520220645
  • Page: 313
  • Format: Paperback
  • Shu mei Shih s study is the first book in English to offer a comprehensive account of Chinese literary modernism from Republican China In The Lure of the Modern, Shih argues for the contextualization of Chinese modernism in the semicolonial cultural and political formation of the time Engaging critically with theories of modernism, postcoloniality, and global and local cShu mei Shih s study is the first book in English to offer a comprehensive account of Chinese literary modernism from Republican China In The Lure of the Modern, Shih argues for the contextualization of Chinese modernism in the semicolonial cultural and political formation of the time Engaging critically with theories of modernism, postcoloniality, and global and local cultural studies, Shih analyzes pivotal issues such as psychoanalysis, decadence, Orientalism, Occidentalism, semicolonial subjectivity, cosmopolitanism, and urbanism that were mediated by Japanese as well as Western modernisms.

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      Published :2018-08-10T01:41:29+00:00

    1 thought on “The Lure of the Modern: Writing Modernism in Semicolonial China, 1917-1937

    1. Quite boring. Difficult to get through. Well argued and evinced. No problems with the scholarship. Just not a very enjoyable read.

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