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Western literature and translation work in Communist China.

Bauer, Wolfgang

Western literature and translation work in Communist China.

by Bauer, Wolfgang

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Published by A. Metzner in Frankfurt/Main .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese language -- Translating.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInstitut für Asienkunde (Hamburg, Germany)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL1277 .B38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 88 p.
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5998538M
    LC Control Number66031748
    OCLC/WorldCa576413

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Western literature and translation work in Communist China. Frankfurt/Main, A. Metzner, (OCoLC) Online version: Bauer, Wolfgang, Western literature and translation work in Communist China. Frankfurt/Main, A.

Metzner, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Wolfgang Bauer: Western Literature and Translation Work in Communist China Author(s): Book Review Most Cited This Month Translation and mass-communication: Film and T.V.

translation as evidence of cultural dynamics Teleworking and collaborative work environments in Author: Edmond Cary. Wolfgang Bauer: Western Literature and Translation Work in Communist China. Reviewer. Edmond Cary. There is a wealth of early Chinese literature dating from the Hundred Schools of Thought that occurred during the Eastern Zhou Dynasty (– BC).

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Western Literature in China and the Translation of a Nation th Edition. Qi's history of the cultural and sociopolitical work of translation in China also contains within it a history of the remarkable centralization of translation in China that took place from toand the process of decentralizing translation after the Cited by: 6.

Book censorship in the People's Republic of China (PRC) is implemented or mandated by the PRC's ruling party, the Communist Party of censorship is widespread in China.

Enforcement is strict and sometimes inconsistent. Punishment for violations can result in prison. The starting point is Communist Party chairman Mao Zedong’s “Talks at the Yan’an Forum on Literature and Art,” delivered in Maywhen China was politically divided and at war with Japan, and the period ends with Mao’s death in Septemberan event closely followed by the arrest of his widow and her closest associates in a.

This book studies the reception history of Western literature in China from the s to the present. Qi explores the socio-historical contexts and the contours of how Western literature was introduced, mostly through translation and assesses its transformative impact in the cultural, literary as well as sociopolitical life of modern : S.

This book traces the contours of the ways in which Western literature (in both the broad and narrow sense) was introduced and received in China from the s to the present. It is an attempt to navigate and unpack the complex dynamics, or fault zones, of texts (literary and sociopolitical), contexts (Chinese and Western), intertexts (translation and creative writing), dominance (language Cited by: 6.

Considering civilization is thought to be Western in Communist China, through bringing this Western culture into the rural village, the village is in turn becoming more civilized.

Since the tailor integrates Western, or more specifically, French, influences into the clothes he makes for the workers, and the workers wear this changed style of.

These books had great significance because it was the first time that modern literature was systematically introduced to China: Kafka’s novels, Sartre’s Nausea, Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye Dan: Western readers often detect a kind of surrealism in your work, and I guess Lorca would be an example of.

Contact. 2nd Floor, Swanston Street, Melbourne Vic AUS Phone (03) Fax (03) International Phone +61 3 International Fax +61 3 To say that a piece of translated literature had impacted an entire nation of people profoundly is rather hubristic. The only Chinese writer I would say that had a profound impact on Chinese people as a whole, our culture, and society throughout h.

In his article "Western Canons in China " He Lin surveys anthologies of foreign literature, book series, textbooks used in literary departments, and learned journals and draws a map of Author: Shouhua Qi. The Epoch Times is serializing a translation from the Chinese of a new book, How the Specter of Communism Is Ruling Our World, by the editorial team of the Nine Commentaries on the Communist Party.

36 Fryer, John, “An Account of the Department for the Translation of Foreign Books at the Kiangnan Arsenal,” North-China Herald, 24 (Janu ); also published in Chinese in Ko chih hui pien (Chinese scientific and Industrial Magazine), third year, nos.

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*At the forum, Chinese president Xi Jinping made a speech to articulate his views on literature and art. Kang Zhengguo’s first person account of his life in Communist China is a worthy contribution to the 20th century writing coming out of the Communist world. Although perhaps not “prison literature” in its strictest sense (Kang was in an actual prison for a few of the many years of his story), it is at least an honorary by: 5.