Zhou Zuoren and An Alternative Chinese Response to Modernity by Susan Daruvala

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Subjects:

  • Asian studies,
  • History,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • History - General History,
  • Chinese,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • Asia - China,
  • Asian - General,
  • History / China

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Number of Pages320
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Open LibraryOL7670338M
ISBN 100674002385
ISBN 109780674002388

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This is a study of the modern Chinese writer Zhou Zuoren () and of alternative responses to nationalism and modernity.

Zhou was an important early contributor to the watershed May Fourth New Culture movement (), which set the direction for the subsequent development of modern Chinese literature.¹ Zhou represented the humanistic.

This book explores the issues of nation and modernity in China by focusing on the work of Zhou Zuoren (), one of the most controversial of modern Chinese intellectuals and brother of the writer Lu Xun. Zhou was radically at odds with many of his contemporaries and opposed their nation-building and modernization by: This book explores the issues of nation and modernity in China by focusing on the work of Zhou Zuoren (), one of the most controversial of modern Chinese intellectuals and brother of the writer Lu Xun.

Zhou was radically at odds with many of his contemporaries and opposed their nation-building and modernization projects.

Through his literary and aesthetic practice as an. Get this from a library. Zhou Zuoren and an alternative Chinese response to modernity. [Susan Daruvala] -- "This book explores the issues of nation and modernity in China by focusing on the work of Zhou Zuoren (), one of the most controversial and least understood of modern Chinese intellectuals.

This book explores the issues of nation and modernity in China by focusing on the work of Zhou Zuoren (), one of the most controversial of modern Chinese intellectuals and brother of the writer Lu Xun. Zhou was radically at odds with many of his contemporaries and opposed their nation Author: Susan Daruvala.

Zhou Zuoren and an Alternative Chinese Response to Modernity Susan Daruvala This book explores the issues of nation and modernity in China by focusing on the work of Zhou Zuoren (), one of the most controversial of modern Chinese intellectuals and brother of.

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Zhou Zuoren (Chinese: 周作人; pinyin: Zhōu Zuòrén; WadeGiles: Chou Tso-jen) (16 January 6 May ) was a Chinese writer, primarily known as an essayist and a translator. He was the younger brother of Lu Xun (Zhou Shuren), the second of three brothers 4/5.

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Whereas bilingual chinese essay literature modern selected series zhou zuoren Zhou Zuoren can merely “sneer” in his essays, Gao’s are “eloquent and well argued, and written. Zhou Zuoren and an Alternative Chinese Response to Modernity.

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. CrossRef Google ScholarAuthor: Limin Chi. Zhou Zuoren and an Alternative Chinese Response to Modernity Daruvala, Susan This book explores the issues of nation and modernity in China by focusing on the work of Zhou Zuoren (), one of the most controversial of modern Chinese intellectuals and brother of.

Selected Essays of Zhou Zuoren: Chinese-English Bilingual Edition (Bilingual Series on Modern Chinese Literature) This collection of essays presents an alternative vision of China as a nation, questioning the dichotomy between modernity and tradition and espousing a literary style that values openness and individualism.5/5(1).

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The book charts the development of these ideologies and explores the work and influence of the intellectuals who were associated with them. In its challenge to previous scholarship and the breadth of its approach, the book makes a major contribution to the study of Chinese political philosophy and intellectual history.

Zhou's essays present an alternative vision of the nation, question the dichotomy between modernity and traditions, and espouse a literary style that values openness and individualism.

The book has tilted the balance more in favour of the fractious kind than the typically affable and unworldly ones, and is thus a unique selection of Zhou's essays.

Zhou Zuoren (–), one of the foremost essayists in modern China, produced many exquisite Chinese translations of ancient Greek mythology and literature, as well as numerous essays on various aspects of ancient Greek culture.

Making use of this rich body of work hitherto rarely explored, this essay addresses the following questions: what uses does a Author: Wei Zhang.

This dissertation is situated in the current scholarly reflection on the problems of Chinese modernity, especially its "initial phase," the Chinese Enlightenment (ss). It examines the thought of the highly controversial thinker and writer Zhou Zuoren (), whose work had been profoundly influential during the Enlightenment, but Author: Tonglu Li.

Kokugaku (Kyūjitai: 國學, Shinjitai: 国学; literally "national study") was an academic movement, a school of Japanese philology and philosophy originating during the Tokugawa ku scholars worked to refocus Japanese scholarship away from the then-dominant study of Chinese, Confucian, and Buddhist texts in favor of research into the early Japanese classics.

The Chinese essay is arguably China’s most distinctive contribution to modern world literature, and the period of its greatest influence and popularity—the mids—is the central concern of this book. What Charles Laughlin terms "the literature of leisure" is a modern literary response to the cultural past that manifests itself most conspicuously in the form of.

作者: [英]苏文瑜 Susan Daruvala 副标题: 中国现代性的另类选择 原作名: ZHOU ZUOREN AND AN ALTERNATIVE CHINESE RESPONSE TO MODERNITY isbn: 书名: 周作人 页数: 译者: 康凌 定价: 元 出版社: 复旦大学出版社 出版年: 装帧: 平装. Zhou Zuoren, Wade-Giles romanization Chou Tso-jen, original name Zhou Kuishou, (born JanuShaoxing, Zhejiang province, China—died May 6,Beijing), Chinese essayist, critic, and literary scholar who translated fiction and myths from many languages into vernacular Chinese.

He was the most important Chinese essayist of the s and s. how modern was chinese modernity. tional Socialism and the End of Modernity, ” American Historical Review ():this was “ the polar opposite of cold : Thoralf Klein.

home table of content united architects – essays table of content all sites Zhou Zuoren Chinese, – Zhou Zuoren owed his prominence in the New Literature movement, which took off aroundto his education in “Western learning” under the patronage of the imperial government.

Like his brother Lu Xun, he had spent long years. In addition, the editor has provided an extensive general introduction and shorter introductions to the five parts of the book, historical background, a synthesis of current scholarship on modern views of Chinese literature, and an original thesis on.

In a ground-breaking monograph on Zhou Zuoren, Susan Daruvala shows how Zhou constructed an alternative response to modernity by probing into traditional Chinese resources, especially aesthetic concepts, the essay form and literary history.2 She argues cogently that Zhou deployed these resources to challenge the dominant May-Fourth discourse of Author: Wei Zhang.

traditional Chinese culture persisting in the modern development of China, and thereby constructs a unique Chinese model of modern development an alternative modernity in other words. Therefore the western model might not the best choicefor nonWestern societies.

It is impossible for non - -western. Tradition and Modernity in China 3 Chinese visual culture (Zi, ). As the reader progresses through this book, it will become clear that the debates that surround visual culture are not purely aesthetic ones.

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The Literature of Leisure and Chinese Modernity explores xiaopin wen, or “little prose pieces,” a diverse genre of short, essayistic writing, rooted in Chinese literary history, and revived during the s and s, the period on which this book you have read Laughlin’s Chinese Reportage: The Aesthetics of Historical Experience, you will recognize a certain unity of.

“An Alternative Response to Chinese Modernity in Zhou Zuoren’s Poetry,” presented at the annual meeting of the American Oriental Society, Portland, OR. March, “Zhou Zuoren’s Classical-Style Poetry in Prisons,” presented at the 61st Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI.

[a] School of Languages Cultures and Linguistics, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. * Corresponding author. Received 17 July ; accepted 15 September Abstract. Pioneering modern Chinese children’s literature, Zhou Zuoren personifies the child as an angel of peace.

In The Lost Geopoetic Horizon of Li Jieren, Kenny Kwok-kwan Ng scrutinizes Li Jieren s repeatedly revised river-novel series on Chengdu from the turn of the century through China s Revolution, developing a geopoetics of historical place-writing against nationalism and.

Suoqiao Youmo as re-interpretation of Chinese culture In her recent book entitled Zhou Zuoren and an Alternative Chinese Response to Modernity, Susan Daruvala is certainly right in pointing out that a central element in Zhou's alternative response to modernity lies in his retrieval of traditional Chinese thought, especially the Taoist aesthetic.

SUSAN DARUVALA teaches modem Chinese literature at Cambridge University and is the author of Zhou Zuoren and an Alternative Chinese Response to Modernity (forthcoming). RICHARD LOUIS EDMONDS is editor of The China Quarterly and senior lecturer in geography with reference to China at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

The concept of modernity has played a central role in the shaping of contemporary China. At the start of the Republican era China engaged the modern and began the process of national formation.

The subsequent Communist Revolution and Mao period witnessed a broad based modernist experiment in social engineering and communism, which carried China.

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Provides the first systematic study of the impact of the Zhuangzi on the modern Chinese cultural and literary scenes; Uncovers new sources on modern Chinese intellectuals' reinterpretation and appropriation of Zhuangzi.9 notable example is Zhou Zuoren (–), brother of Lu Xun.

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