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Author Yang, Haosheng, author

Title A modernity set to a pre-modern tune : classical-style poetry of modern Chinese writers / by Haosheng Yang
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (255 pages)
Series Ideas, history, and modern China, 1875-9394 ; volume 14
Ideas, history, and modern China ; v. 14
Contents New voices in an old form: rethinking the classical-style poetry of modern chinese writers -- The call to write: Lu Xun's poetic self-affirmation in a time of crisis -- An infatuation with a skeleton: Yu Dafu's accidental loyalism and classical-style poetry -- Affection or disaffection: the lyricism of the "traitor" Zhou Zuoren -- The political transformation of romantic lyricism: Guo Moruo's classical-style poems in response to Mao Zedong -- Hard to be reformed: Nie Gannu and his classical-style poems -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 11, 2016)
Subject Chinese poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Chinese poetry -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature) -- China.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016000244
ISBN 9004310800 (electronic book)
9789004310803 (electronic book)
(hardcover) (alkaline paper)