Life and writing of China's greatest 20th century writer, Lao She (1899-1966). The Charles Dickens of China. Written for the layman in an effort to popularize Lao She's writings beyond the academic community. Offers great deal in terms of cultural and historical contextualization of his works.
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Britt Towery was an educator and pastor 30 years in Taiwan and mainland China. Born 1-12-1930, Brownwood, Texas. Professor modern Chinese literature and history at Baylor University, Waco, Texas for five years. Writes a weekly column for the Brownwood Bulletin, Texas. Educated at Howard Payne University, Hong Kong University, New York University and Nanjing University.Review:
"Among the broad array of writers in twentieth-century China, Lao She will be known in history as one of the most gifted and distinctive. Future historians will find his humanism, sincerity, and loveability second to none among his fellow writers. Britt Towery does us all a service in weaving together this concise account of his life and times." -- Perry Link, professor of Chinese language and literature at Princeton University and author of several books on Chinese literature and culture
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Descrizione libro Tao Foundation. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: Good. 0967881102 Paperback book in good condition with wear to cover and underling/highlighting to pages. Inscribed by author. Codice libro della libreria SKU1001341
Descrizione libro Tao Foundation, 1999. Paperback. Condizione libro: Used: Good. 1. Codice libro della libreria SONG0967881102