A Subversive Voice in China: The Fictional World of Mo Yan by Shelley Chan

By Shelley Chan

Mo Yan, the main prolific author in present-day China in addition to one in all its so much admired avant-gardists, is an writer whose literary works have loved a massive readership and feature stuck a lot severe realization not just in mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan but additionally in lots of different nations worldwide. This booklet offers the main entire exposition of Mo Yan's fiction in any language. writer Shelly Chan delves into Mo Yan's complete number of literary works, contemplating novels in addition to brief tales and novellas. during this research, Mo Yan's works are handled in a diachronic fashion--Chan discusses the improvement of Mo Yan's variety all through his occupation via contemplating topics that he has addressed in various narratives over the years. this gives the reader with worthwhile perception into knowing how person narratives healthy into the total selection of Mo Yan's physique of literary paintings. students also will welcome the book's vast connection with secondary scholarship and concept, which skillfully bargains with the chinese language scholarship and carefully covers the English-language resources on Mo Yan in addition. This ebook on the most vital figures in modern chinese language literary background might be a landmark source for students in Asian reports, cultural reviews, and literary feedback, in addition to an attractive learn for individuals drawn to chinese language literature and historic fiction.

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