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A Vision of Modernity: Menglong Poetry from 1978–1983

  • Min Yang
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Abstract

The Menglong poetry (Misty Poetry) movement is associated with the inauguration of Chinese literary modernism in the post-Mao era. However, whether Menglong poetry is self-aware modernism or misunderstood romanticism is an unsettled case both in the debate of the 1980s and in later literary criticism.

Keywords

Cultural Revolution Chinese Literature Western Literature Chinese Tradition Chinese Writer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Foreign LanguagesSarah Lawrence CollegeBronxvilleUSA

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