Zhuangzi and Modern Chinese Literature

Author: Jianmei LIU

Year of Publication: 2016

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Provides the first systematic study of the impact of the Zhuangzi on the modern Chinese cultural and literary scenes.

Uncovers new sources on modern Chinese intellectuals’ reinterpretation and appropriation of Zhuangzi.

Deals with the intriguing relationship between modern and tradition, delineating modern Chinese intellectual’s spiritual journey.