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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 167–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
... a postmodernizing society. (3) New patterns of readership and strategies of evading censorship have come into being in the age of the Internet. These patterns are different from those in the age of print media. At the end of the twentieth century, two Shanghai-born women writers, Mian Mian and Wei Hui...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 119–140.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., Small Li, and Old Li Da Li (Xiao Li he Lao Li, 1962).14 (Only recently have video CD distribu- tors tagged early PRC films as comedies, war movies, anti-espionage films, etc.) Catalogs too seem to have kept only basic demarcations; for example, the inventory of the Shanghai Municipal Film Bureau...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 534–537.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of the Modern , Xiaobing Tang’s Chinese Modern: The Heroic and the Quotidian , and Leo Ou-fan Lee’s Shanghai Modern: The Flowering of a New Urban Culture in China, 1930–1945 . Wang’s book differs from these works not just in its focus on a later period but also in its emphasis on local experiences...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2008
... influence on today’s film production, they reveal complex currents in an era often thought devoid of artistic significance. 12  A heated debate on the crisis of humanism was launched in 1995 by a group of Shanghai scholars centered on the journals Shanghai Literature (Shanghai wenxue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 61–79.
Published: 01 March 2008
... of reformation.4 Like the hegemonic narratives it countered, Chinese New Human­ ism was not a unified cultural movement. It was a set of cultural choices 3  Zhao Jiabi, ed., Compendium of Modern Chinese Literature (Zhongguo xinwenxue daxi) (Shanghai: Liangyou tushu gongsi, 1935), 2:13; hereafter...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 March 2008
... in Twentieth-Century China (Cambridge, MA: Harvard Univer- sity Press, 1993). 4  “Self-Sacrifice” was published in Literature (Wenxue) on April 1, 1934. It was reprinted in a collection of Lao She’s short stories titled Ocean of Cherry Blossoms (Ying­ hai ji) (Shanghai: Renjian Shuwu, 1935). Huang...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 45–60.
Published: 01 March 2008
... was regarded as critically important to women. The first girls’ school was established in Shanghai in 1897. However, educa- tion was limited to urban women from a bourgeois or “respectable” family background. This was partly responsible for the “middle-class,” urban nature of the initial feminist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (2): 161–180.
Published: 01 June 1985
.... In this respect Malraux’s novel has an “Asian” quality about it that is fully in keeping with both its principal setting, Shanghai, and its hero, the half-Japanese Kyo. Lethal revolutionary act and sustained philosophical deliberation or debate take turns advancing the narrative. But the events...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 413–418.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in Postsocialist China. By Robin Visser. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. x + 362 pp. “Better City, Better Life” was the theme and slogan of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, a city that has become postsocialist China’s showcase city...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 418–421.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in Postsocialist China. By Robin Visser. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. x + 362 pp. “Better City, Better Life” was the theme and slogan of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, a city that has become postsocialist China’s showcase city...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 422–425.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in Postsocialist China. By Robin Visser. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. x + 362 pp. “Better City, Better Life” was the theme and slogan of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, a city that has become postsocialist China’s showcase city...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 425–429.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in Postsocialist China. By Robin Visser. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. x + 362 pp. “Better City, Better Life” was the theme and slogan of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, a city that has become postsocialist China’s showcase city...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 429–432.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in Postsocialist China. By Robin Visser. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. x + 362 pp. “Better City, Better Life” was the theme and slogan of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, a city that has become postsocialist China’s showcase city...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 433–436.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in Postsocialist China. By Robin Visser. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. x + 362 pp. “Better City, Better Life” was the theme and slogan of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, a city that has become postsocialist China’s showcase city...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 436–439.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in Postsocialist China. By Robin Visser. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. x + 362 pp. “Better City, Better Life” was the theme and slogan of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, a city that has become postsocialist China’s showcase city...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (2): 199–208.
Published: 01 June 1953
... weighted assumption, which are important only from a strictly biographical point of view. What remains shadowy, and what troubles Professor Frohock, is precisely what happened during Malraux’s first voyage to Indo-China, and what was Malraux’s role in the events in Canton and in Shanghai...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (2): 169–182.
Published: 01 June 1978
... humaine (1933). In this novel, Malraux’s imagination turns to the Shanghai insurrection of 1927. As in Les Conqutrants, he portrays Asian and European char- acters, but here they are more complex, subtle, and profound. The conquistador of La Condition humaine is Ferral. Like Perken, CHENG...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 245–247.
Published: 01 September 2018
... influential scholars of literary theory and three leading Western comparatists with broad experience in China. (Liu Kang is Chinese-born and has held a prominent post at Shanghai Jiao Tong University but has been US-based since arriving in Wisconsin as a graduate student in 1982.) The issue thus offers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (3): 299–328.
Published: 01 September 2005
... collections of women’s writings throughout the centuries, that Hu Wenkai compiled in the 1940s and published in 1957 (Lidai funü zhuzuo kao [A Study of Women Writers of Past Dynasties] [rpt. Shanghai: Shanghai guji chuban- she, 1985 Save one or two titles used by Tan Zhengbi, the works I examine...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 245–264.
Published: 01 June 2006
... better there than elsewhere. In other words, he had not chosen the poorest region to write about. See “Appendix: In Answer to the Reporter about A September Fable,” in A September Fable (Jiuyue yuyan), by Zhang Wei (Shanghai: Shanghai wenyi chubanshe, 1993), 361 – 62. 7  The literary journal...