Western Literature in China and the Translation of a Nation

  • Authors
  • Shouhua Qi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Shouhua Qi
    Pages 1-28
  3. Shouhua Qi
    Pages 29-86
  4. Shouhua Qi
    Pages 87-107
  5. Shouhua Qi
    Pages 109-133
  6. Shouhua Qi
    Pages 135-175
  7. Shouhua Qi
    Pages 177-178
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 179-226

About this book


This book studies the reception history of Western literature in China from the 1840s to the present. Qi explores the socio-historical contexts and the contours of how Western literature was introduced, mostly through translation and assesses its transformative impact in the cultural, literary as well as sociopolitical life of modern China.


China Sturm und Drang translation

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