Literature the People Love

Reading Chinese Texts from the Early Maoist Period (1949–1966)

  • Authors
  • Krista Van Fleit Hang

Part of the Chinese Literature and Culture in the World book series (CLCW)

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About this book

Introduction

Examining the production of 'people's literature' in China, this study provides a new interpretive framework with which to understand socialist literature and presents a sympathetic understanding of culture from a period in China's history in which people's lives were greatly and obviously affected by political events.

Keywords

China Chinese cinema construction creativity culture English literature event history of literature interpret literature love tradition transformation understanding

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137363220
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45535-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-36322-0
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