The Subversive Self in Modern Chinese Literature

The Creation Society’s Reinvention of the Japanese ShishÔsetsu

  • Authors
  • Christopher T. Keaveney

Part of the Comparative Perspectives on Modern Asia book series (CPMA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Christopher T. Keaveney
    Pages 1-15
  3. Christopher T. Keaveney
    Pages 67-88
  4. Christopher T. Keaveney
    Pages 113-133
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 135-212

About this book


An examination of whether Chinese writers of the Creation Society, a Chinese literary coterie, successfully appropriated shishosetsu, a quintessentially Japanese form of autobiographical narrative, into a form to be exploited for their own ends, especially political ends.


Chinese Japanese Japanisch

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