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Published: 07 August 2012

204 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/2 inches

ISBN: 9780199926602

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Ideographic Modernism

China, Writing, Media

Christopher Bush

  • Adds an important comparative perspective to major writers and critics such as Pound, Kafka, and Valery
  • Presents the first major discussion of Benjamin's relationship to China and its influence on his work
  • Considers China's engagement with the West via a variety of forms, including photography, fiction, and narrative nonfiction