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By Z. Yuejun,S. Christie

ISBN-10: 0230391710

ISBN-13: 9780230391710

ISBN-10: 1349351725

ISBN-13: 9781349351725

American Modernist Poetry and the chinese language Encounteroffers a framework for realizing the diversity of imagined encounters by means of 8 diversified American poets with their imagined 'Chinese' topic. the strategy is ancient and materialist, insofar because the participants to the quantity learn the claims of particular poems along the particular and tumultuous alterations China confronted among 1911 and 1979. Even the place particular poems are came upon to be faulty, the participants to the quantity recommend that every of the poets tried to interact their 'Chinese' topic with a level of dedication that presaged imaginatively China's next dominance. The poems stand as particular artifacts, through proxy and within the English language, for the increase of China within the American mind's eye. The viewers of the amount is foreign, together with the transforming into variety of students and graduate scholars in chinese language universities engaged on American literature and comparative cultural reports, in addition to already proven commentators and scholars within the west.

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