Richard Jean So's Transpacific Community: America, China, and the Rise and PDF

By Richard Jean So

ISBN-10: 0231176961

ISBN-13: 9780231176965

In the turbulent years after global conflict I, American novelist Pearl S. dollar, African American singer and activist Paul Robeson, left-wing journalist Agnes Smedley, and chinese language authors Lao She and Lin Yutang sought to rework the phrases through which the USA and China, or extra widely “East” and “West,” knew one another. separately, they produced works that altered American conceptions of China and vice versa. jointly, they collaborated on political tasks that synthesized American and chinese language visions of equality. Their community drew from radical visions of political revolution and new applied sciences of conversation. Their transpacific group disenchanted conventional routes of energy and articulated a brand new path for East-West cultural exchange.

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