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Writing History after "Post-History":‬‬ On Contemporary Chinese Fiction‬‬

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Conférence du Professeur David Der-wei WANG 王德威 (Harvard University)

Writing History after "Post-History":‬‬ On Contemporary Chinese Fiction‬‬

Jeudi 17 octobre à 16h
Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7
Bâtiment Halle aux Farines, salle 378F (3e étage)

9 Esplanade Pierre Vidal-Naquet 75013 Paris

(Entrée libre dans la limite des places disponibles)

La conférence sera prononcée en anglais

Contact : XU Shuang

David Der-wei Wang is Edward C. Henderson Professor in Chinese Literature, Harvard University, Director of CCK Foundation Inter-University Center for Sinological Studies, and Academician, Academia Senica. His specialties are Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature, Late Qing fiction and drama, and Comparative Literary Theory.
Wang’s English books include Fictional Realism in 20th Century China: Mao Dun, Lao She, Shen Congwen (1992), Fin-de-siècle Splendor: Repressed Mondernities of Late Qing Fiction, 1849-1911 (1997), The Monster That Is History: Violence, History, and Fictional Writing in 20th Century China (2004), The Lyrical in Epic Time: Chinese Intellectuals and Artists through the 1949 Crisis (2014).