Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2017

152 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780748696369

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On the Margins of Modernism

Xu Xu, Wumingshi and Popular Chinese Literature in the 1940s

Christopher Rosenmeier

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh East Asian Studies

  • Fills a gap in Chinese literary history, introducing 1940s authors to an English-speaking readership.
  • Highlights the importance of Shanghai modernism and its influence on popular literature.
  • Focuses on two of the most popular Chinese authors of the 1940s - Xu Xu and Wumingshi.