The Flowering of Modern Chinese Poetry: An Anthology of Verse from the Republican Period


The Flowering of Modern Chinese Poetry: An Anthology of Verse from the Republican Period
The May Fourth Movement launched an era of turmoil and transformation in China, as Western ideas and education encroached on the Confucian traditions at the root of Chinese society. The Republican period (1919�49) witnessed an outpouring of poetry in a form and style new to China, written in the common people�s language, baihua (plain speech). The New Poetry broke with t

Description: The Flowering of Modern Chinese Poetry: An Anthology of Verse from the Republican Period

Title The Flowering of Modern Chinese Poetry: An Anthology of Verse from the Republican Period
AuthorHerbert Batt
Release Date12.11.2017
Formatpdf, fb2, mobi, txt
LanguageEnglish
Pages598 pages
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