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Author Au, Chung-to.

Title Modernist aesthetics in Taiwanese poetry since the 1950s / by Au Chung-to
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 206 pages) : illustrations
Series Sinica Leidensia, 0169-9563 ; v. 85
Sinica Leidensia ; v. 85. 0169-9563
Contents Acknowledgements; List of Illustrations; Notes on Translation and Spelling; Chapter One Introduction; Chapter Two Unhomely Houses; Chapter Three Imagining Taipei; Chapter Four Homelands as Shifting Ground; Chapter Five Imagined Literary Community: Language, ; Memory and Nature; Chapter Six Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Summary Offers an approach to understanding Taiwanese modernist poetry. This book emphasizes the diversity and intensity of experiences of place and placelessness in the work of five poets: Lomen, Luo Fu, Rong Zi, Yu Guangzhong and Zheng Chouyu. It shows how place becomes placelessness and analyses the poets' responses to the phenomenon of placelessness
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and index
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Subject Chinese poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Chinese poetry -- Taiwan -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008009746
ISBN 9047442997 (electronic bk.)
9789047442998 (electronic bk.)