In this interview, Wang Xiaoming, an important participant in crucial critical debates since the 1990s, discusses his views on humanism, contemporary critical practice, social activism, the Chinese revolutionary tradition, the role of intellectuals in advocacy for social change, urbanization and its discontents, and the work of Chinese cultural studies.
Situating Critical Practice in China Today: An Interview with Wang Xiaoming
Christopher Connery is professor of literature and cultural studies at UC Santa Cruz and is Ziqiang Professor of Cultural Studies at Shanghai University. He has published on imperial Chinese literary culture, capitalist oceanic geographies, the global 1960s, and contemporary Chinese intellectual politics. He is currently working on a book project on Chinese neoliberalism.
Christopher Connery; Situating Critical Practice in China Today: An Interview with Wang Xiaoming. boundary 2 1 May 2019; 46 (2): 75–85. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/01903659-7496996
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