Introduces the works of less familiar women writers of the first three decades of the 20th century. The text also discusses work by more prominent authors from the late Qing (1890-1911) through to the Sino-Japanese war. The 22 works of fiction, drama, autobiogrphy, essays and poetry introduce women whose literary careers coincided with an era of tremendous social, political and cultural turbulence in China.
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AmyD. Dooling and Kristina M. Torgeson are advanced doctoral candidates in modern Chinese literature in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University.Language Notes:
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Chinese
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Book Description Columbia Univ Pr, 1998. Book Condition: Good. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP95007782