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Orientalism and modernism

the legacy of China in Pound and Williams

by Zhaoming Qian

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 -- Knowledge -- China.,
    • Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963 -- Knowledge -- China.,
    • American literature -- Chinese influences.,
    • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- Oriental influences.,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- United States.,
    • Exoticism in literature.,
    • China -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-212) and index.

      StatementZhaoming Qian.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS159.C5 Q25 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1274598M
      ISBN 100822316579, 0822316692
      LC Control Number95006130

        Orientalism, Philology, and the Illegibility of the Modern World examines the philology of orientalism. It discusses how European (and in particular German) orientalism has influenced the modern understanding of how language accesses reality and offers a critical reinterpretation of orientalism, ontology and book pushes an innovative focus on the global history of . T1 - Modernism, Orientalism, and East Asia. AU - Bush, Christopher Paul. PY - /3/ Y1 - /3/ N2 - A full account of the relationship between East Asia and modernism must acknowledge both the formal-aesthetic and the geopolitical-historical dimensions of that relationship.

      This ambitious and illuminating study shows that Orientalism, no less than French symbolism and Italian culture, is a constitutive element of Modernism. Consulting rare and unpublished materials, Qian traces Pound’s and Williams’s remarkable dialogues with the great Chinese poets—Qu Yuan, Li Bo, Wang Wei, and Bo Juyi—between and Brand: Duke University Press. books 82 voters list created May 1st, by Wan Ni. Tags: chinese, exotic, far-east, history, japanese, oriental, orientalist 46 likes Like.

        Originally posted September Due to an accident of history, I found myself traveling around the Middle East in /6, and then studying at Oxford at the birth of modern Middle Eastern Studies in the West signaled, inter alia, by the creation of the Center of Middle Eastern studies at Saint Antony’s , I participated, in a very small way, in a process which required creating. Edward Wadie Said was born on 1 November , to Hilda Said and Wadie Said, a businessman in Jerusalem, then part of British-governed Mandatory Palestine (–48). Wadie Said was a Palestinian man who soldiered in the U.S. Army component of the American Expeditionary Forces (–19), commanded by General John J. Pershing, in the First World War (–18).


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"Orientalism and Modernism clearly sets the record straight by addressing the issue of how Chinese poetry and culture helped precipitate the transition of Pound and Williams toward high modernism.

It is a historically focused, meticulously researched, and passionately argued book."—Zhang Longxi, University of California, RiversideCited by: Orientalism and modernism by Zhaoming Qian,Duke University Press edition, in English Share this book.

Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by ImportBot. Janu | History. An edition of Orientalism and modernism () Orientalism and modernismPages: Orientalism and Modernism book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Chinese culture held a well-known fascination for modernist poet /5(11). Orientalism, Modernism, and the American Poem is a critical and historical interpretation of "Oriental" influences on American modernist poetry. Kern equates Fenollosa and Pound's "discovery" of Chinese writing with the American pursuit of a natural language for poetry, what Emerson had termed the "language of nature".

"Orientalism and Modernism clearly sets the record straight by addressing the issue of how Chinese poetry and culture helped precipitate the transition of Pound and Williams toward high modernism. It is a historically focused, meticulously researched, and passionately argued book."—Zhang Longxi, University of California, Riverside5/5(1).

Chinese culture held a well-known fascination for modernist poets like Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams. What is less known but is made fully clear by Zhaoming Qian is the degree to which oriental culture made these poets the modernists they became. This ambitious and illuminating study shows that Orientalism, no less than French symbolism and Italian culture, is a constitutive element.

This is a critical and historical interpretation of 'Oriental' influences on American modernist poetry. Kern equates Fenollosa and Pound's 'discovery' of Chinese writing with the American pursuit of a natural language for poetry, what Emerson had termed the 'language of nature'.

This language of nature is here shown to be a mythic conception continuous with the Renaissance idea of. Orientalism is a book by Edward W. Said, in which the author establishes the eponymous term "Orientalism" as a critical concept to describe the West's common, contemptuous depiction and portrayal of "The East," i.e.

the ies and peoples of the Orient are those who inhabit the places of Asia, North Africa, and the Middle East.

Said argues that Orientalism, in the sense of the. "Orientalism" is one of the greatest and most influential of books of ideas to be published since the end of the European empires. For generations now it has defined our understanding of colonialism and empire and with each passing year its influence becomes if anything even greater.

The book under review aptly points out a number of socio-cultural-economic-political, and religious issues that have influenced the Western writers in the production of Literary Orientalism- missionary zeal, popularity of travel Literature, misconceptions surrounded by Arabian Nights beckoning the English imagination, Eastwards British colonial.

"Orientalism and Modernism clearly sets the record straight by addressing the issue of how Chinese poetry and culture helped precipitate the transition of Pound and Williams toward high modernism.

It is a historically focused, meticulously researched, and passionately argued book." — Zhang Longxi, University of California, RiversideAuthor: Zhaoming Qian.

About this book. Introduction. Uniting twelve original studies by scholars of early modern history, literature, and the arts, this collection is the first that foregrounds the dialectical quality of early modern Orientalism by taking a broad interdisciplinary perspective.

The Orientalism of today, both in its sensibility and in its manner of production, is not quite the same as the Orientalism Edward Said discussed forty years ago. The hard edge of today’s Orientalism targets the fragile fabric of domestic politics, the very possibility of coexistence, particularly in Europe and the US.

The Western self, produced by this contemporary Orientalism, is not a. She maintains that simplistic allegations of Orientalism frequently found in current critical discourses seriously underestimate the complexities of intercultural and multicultural relationships.

Using China as the focus of her analysis, Chen examines a variety of cultural media, from Shakespearean drama, to modernist poetry, to contemporary Reviews: 1. Restating Orientalism: A Critique of Modern Knowledge - Ebookgroup Version: PDF/EPUB. If you need EPUB and MOBI Version, please send me a message (Click message us icon at the right corner) Compatible Devices: Can be read on any devices (Kindle, NOOK, Android/IOS devices, Windows, MAC) Quality: High Quality.

No missing contents. Printable. Latent Orientalism is the unconscious positivity. Here ideas and prejudices of Oriental backwardness, racial inequality and de­generacy exist.

Manifest Orientalism is the various stated views about Oriental society, languages and culture, all of which rele­gate the native to a. Orientalism, Modernism, and the American Poem is a critical and historical interpretation of "Oriental" influences on American modernist poetry.

Kern equates Fenollosa and Pound's "discovery" of Chinese writing with the American pursuit of a natural language for poetry, what Emerson had termed the /5(5). This ambitious and illuminating study shows that Orientalism, no less than French symbolism and Italian culture, is a constitutive element of Modernism.

Consulting rare and unpublished materials, Qian traces Pound's and Williams's remarkable dialogues with the great Chinese poets-Qu Yuan, Li Bo, Wang Wei, and Bo Juyi-between and Chinese culture held a well-known fascination for modernist poets like Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams.

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A well-researched book that puts forth a new thinking on Orientalism. Highly recommended. Choice Important and engaging volume. Journal of Modern History Meticulously researched. Modern.Orientalism Summary and Study Guide. Thanks for exploring this SuperSummary Study Guide of “Orientalism” by Edward Said.

A modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, SuperSummary offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.Study of the ‘Orient’ and Orientalism has evolved considerably since Edward Said's seminal study of ; here, the multi-award winning French novelist Mathias Enard, whose own novel Compass, draws on this rich history, discusses five books that capture key aspects of this ever-shifting terrain.

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