Positioning the New
Chinese American Literature and the Changing Image of the American Literary CanoneBook - 2010
This ground-breaking edited volume includes chapters which explore the past, present and future position of Chinese American authors within the framework of what Bloom identifies as the "Western literary canon." These selections, which simultaneously represent the exciting "transnational turn" in American literary studies, not only examine whether or not Chinese American literature is inside or outside the canon, but also question if there is, or should be, a literary canon at all. Moreover ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars, 2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 241 pages)