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

By J. Hillis Miller,Fredric Jameson

Since 1988, J. Hillis Miller has traveled to China to lecture on literary conception, specifically the position of globalization in literary concept. over the years, he has assisted within the improvement of distinctively chinese language varieties of literary conception, Comparative Literature, and global Literature. The fifteen lectures collected in An blameless Abroad span either time and geographic position, reflecting his paintings at universities throughout China for greater than twenty-five years. extra vital, they mirror the evolution of Miller’s pondering and of the lectures’ contexts in China as those have markedly replaced through the years, specially on each side of Tiananmen sq. and in gentle of China’s financial development and technological swap. A foreword by means of the prime theorist Fredric Jameson presents extra context.

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