An Innocent Abroad: Lectures in China (FlashPoints) by J. Hillis Miller,Fredric Jameson

By J. Hillis Miller,Fredric Jameson

Since 1988, J. Hillis Miller has traveled to China to lecture on literary concept, specially the position of globalization in literary idea. through the years, he has assisted within the improvement of distinctively chinese language different types of literary conception, Comparative Literature, and international Literature. The fifteen lectures amassed in An blameless Abroad span either time and geographic place, reflecting his paintings at universities throughout China for greater than twenty-five years. extra very important, they replicate the evolution of Miller’s pondering and of the lectures’ contexts in China as those have markedly replaced through the years, specifically on each side of Tiananmen sq. and in mild of China’s fiscal development and technological swap. A foreword via the best theorist Fredric Jameson offers extra context.

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