The Oxford Handbook of Modern Chinese Literatures


Book (Edited Book)

With over forty original essays, The Oxford Handbook of Modern Chinese Literatures offers an in-depth engagement with the current analytical methodologies and critical practices that are shaping the field in the twenty-first century. Divided into three sections--Structure, Taxonomy, and Methodology--the volume carefully moves across approaches, genres, and forms to address a rich range topics that include popular culture in Late Qing China, Zhang Guangyu's Journey to the West in Cartoons, writings of Southeast Asian migrants in Taiwan, the Chinese Anglophone Novel, and depictions of HIV/AIDS in Chu T'ien-wen's Notes of a Desolate Man.

Duke Authors

Cited Editors

  • Rojas, C; Bachner, A

Published Date

  • August 2016

Published By


  • 952

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0199383316

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 978-0199383313