The Chinese essay is arguably China's distinctive contribution to modern world literature. This book examines the essay both as a practiced and influential genre of literary expression and as an important counter-discourse to the revolutionary tradition of New Literature (especially realistic fiction).My Hometownait is unsurprising that he dwells on the meaning ofahomeain the opening paragraph. Many another ... Equally important to defining his style, though, is the relationship between the author and the essaya#39;s content. Zhou Zuorenanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Literature of Leisure and Chinese Modernity|
|Author||:||Charles A. Laughlin|
|Publisher||:||University of Hawaii Press - 2008|