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The Big Red Book of Modern Chinese Literature: Writings from the Mainland in the Long Twentieth Century
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The Big Red Book of Modern Chinese Literature: Writings from the Mainland in the Long Twentieth Century

A panoramic vision of the Chinese literary landscape across the twentieth century. Award-winning literary scholar and poet Yunte Huang here gathers together an intimate and … Read more

Visions of Dystopia in China's New Historical Novels
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Visions of Dystopia in China’s New Historical Novels

The depiction of personal and collective suffering in modern Chinese novels differs significantly from standard Communist accounts and most Eastern and Western historical narratives.

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