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Chinese language Poetry in instances of brain, Mayhem and cash is a groundbreaking contribution to scholarship, well-suited to lecture room use in that it combines rigorous research with a full of life kind. masking the interval from the Nineteen Eighties to the current, it truly is prepared round the notions of textual content, context and metatext, which means poetry, its socio-political and cultural atmosphere, and important discourse within the broadest experience. Authors and concerns studied contain Han Dong, Haizi, Xi Chuan, Yu Jian, sunlight Wenbo, Yang Lian, Wang Jiaxin, Bei Dao, Yin Lichuan, Shen Haobo and Yan Jun, and every little thing from the subtleties of poetic rhythm to exile-bashing in family media. This publication has room for all that poetry is: cultural history, symbolic capital, highbrow activity, social observation, emotional expression, song and the materiality of language artwork, in a observe.

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