Shanghai modern : the flowering of a new urban culture in China, 1930-1945 /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Lee, Leo Ou-fan.
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1999.
Table of Contents:
  • The background of urban culture. Remapping Shanghai ; The construction of modernity in print culture ; The urban milieu of Shanghai cinema ; Textual transactions: discovering literary modernism through books and journals
  • The modern literary imagination: writers and texts. The erotic, the fantastic, and the uncanny: Shi Zhecun's experimental stories ; Face, body and the city: the fiction of Liu Na'ou and Mu Shiying ; Decadent and dandy: Shao Xunmei and Ye Lingfeng ; Eileen Chang: romances in a fallen city
  • Reflections. Shanghai cosmopolitanism ; Epilogue: a tale of two cities.