1-20 of 88 Search Results for

modern Chinese novel

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 173–199.
Published: 01 February 2020
... on the Revo- lution of 1911 (Xinhai). It was published in early 1936 and was soon fol- lowed by Before the Tempest (Baofengyu qian [1936 and Great Waves (Da bo [1937 Immediately upon its publication, fellow writer and historian Guo Moruo (1892 1978) hailed the trilogy as a modern Chinese history in novel...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2002) 29 (1): 153–176.
Published: 01 February 2002
... critical work, taken as a whole, reveals a remarkable methodological ambiguity and instability. His critical study of the classical Chinese novel A Dream of the Red Chamber, for example, is considered by many to be the first accom- plished piece of modern critical writing in China, employing...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 25–61.
Published: 01 November 2020
... civilizational differences as a matter of various mixes of perceptual being. In exalting nomadic civilization to an analytical category through which the novel views the trajectory of Chinese modernity, Jiang relies on the continuous anesthetization rather than suppression of an anterior species that would...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2008) 35 (2): 213–215.
Published: 01 May 2008
... in English are the novel A Dictio- nary of Maqiao, and a short novel Pa Pa Pa. Guannan Li is in the PhD program in the Department of History at the University of Oregon. He is working on his dissertation, “Reviving China: The Guomindang’s Cultural Revolution and Colonial Modernity, 1927–1937.” Dr. Pun...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2022) 49 (1): 263–292.
Published: 01 February 2022
... and the mainstream of the Chinese aesthetic tradition—such concerns themselves being a subset of an even broader anxiety in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries over the perceived failure of China to meet the demands of an increasingly global modernity. The tension between indigenous drama and imported...
FIGURES | View All (7)
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2001) 28 (3): 19–60.
Published: 01 August 2001
... but a disciplinary threat that must be vanquished—even at the cost of intellec- tual obscurantism. For Escherick’s remarks on postmodernism, see Dong Zhenghua and Han Yuhai, ‘‘Wan Qing yilaide Zhongguo lishi he xiandaihuade jincheng’’ (Chinese history and the progress of modernity since the late Qing) [interview...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 February 2008
... Dirlik / The Question of Chinese Culture 3 unit of modernity, but it has never ruled out entirely other units of map- ping cultures—from the “tribal” to the civilizational. These mappings estab- lish boundaries that are thought to express something about what they contain...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2022) 49 (2): 129–151.
Published: 01 May 2022
... defending the unexceptional of being “neoliberal” (I speak from experience!). 9 Let me return, however, to my reference to the Chinese sage in this context. Consider the work of the Taoism-influenced Beijing-based artist Song Dong. In a short text about Song's work that was published on the occasion...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 21–23.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Masturah Alatas © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Malaysian Mandela At secondary school in Singapore in the mid-1980s,­ we read Alan Paton’s Cry, the Beloved Country. One word I will always associate with that novel is shantytown. The teacher told the class that shantytowns...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 243–245.
Published: 01 May 2013
... So is assistant professor of English at the University of Chicago. He is also affiliated with the Department of Comparative Literature and with the univer- sity’s Committee on Chinese Studies. He works on modern American and Chinese literatures, and is completing a book manuscript, Republic...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 251–252.
Published: 01 February 2020
... South Wales, Australia, and distinguished lecture professor, College of Literary, Cultural and Communications Studies, at Sichuan University. Her works include From Burke and Wordsworth to the Modern Sublime in Chinese Literature (2011), Contemporary Chinese Print Media: Cultivating Middleclass Taste...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2013) 40 (3): 101–137.
Published: 01 August 2013
... of Chinese modernity. That spectacle ended with a color-­toned and lighted globe dramatically emerged from the stadium floor with dancers (nymphs?) circumnavigating the continents, and with superstar Sarah Brightman and Chinese singer Liu Huan singing hand-in-­ ­hand on the globe. In line...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 211–215.
Published: 01 February 2009
... and Social Change in Antebellum America. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2008. Louie, Kam, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Modern Chinese Culture. Cambridge Companions to Culture. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008. Maguire, Elizabeth. The Open Door: A Novel. New York: Other Press, 2008...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 217–228.
Published: 01 May 2009
... telescope and calculating the distance between the planets and the place where he is standing. Given the versatility of the idea of humanism, can the humanist slogan “man the . Wang Hui, “The Humanistic Discourses as Themes of Chinese Modernity,” trans. Edward Peng, unpublished ms...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2011) 38 (3): 27–65.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Sebastian Veg This article attempts to bring a new perspective to the debate on Chinese modernism and, in so doing, to reflect on the idea of modernism itself. Rather than opposing European “high modernists” and an early twentieth-century Chinese literature defined by Enlightenment and nineteenth...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 185–192.
Published: 01 August 2020
... . Austerlitz . Translated by Bell Anthea . New York : Modern Library . boundary 2 47:3 (2020) DOI 10.1215/01903659- 8524505 © 2020 by Duke University Press The Bricolage of Words and Images: W. G. Sebald s Austerlitz He Ning Translated by Claire Xue Li The name W. G. (the Chinese transliteration...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 155–187.
Published: 01 May 2011
....htm. The article was published in Chinese on November 20, 2009. Hung / Chinese TV Serials and Woju (Dwelling Narrowness) 167 modity, a token, and an agent of Song’s social status. The modernity of her function, however, matters most for its revelations of Chinese women’s fake...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 207–210.
Published: 01 August 2010
.... Poetics of Emptiness: Transformations of Asian Thought in American Poetry. New York: Fordham University Press, 2010. Tabachnick, Stephen E., ed. Teaching the Graphic Novel. Options for Teaching. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 2010. Verstraete, Ginette. Tracking Europe...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 239–242.
Published: 01 May 2006
...) and, with Gina Mac- Kenzie, Sigmund Freud: The Interpretation of Dreams (2005). Currently, he is com- pleting a volume of poems, The Quantum Loves, and a critical book, The Ultimate Muse: Imagining the Real in Contemporary Cultural Studies from Modernism to Fundamentalism. Lesego Rampolokeng is a poet...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2001) 28 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 February 2001
..., Xiaobing. Chinese Modern: The Heroic and the Quotidian. Post-Contemporary Interventions. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2000. Thomas, Lorenzo. Extraordinary Measures: Afrocentric Modernism and Twentieth- Century American Poetry. Modern and Contemporary Poetics. Tuscaloosa: Univer- sity of Alabama...