Female Rule in Chinese and English Literary Utopias
Author : Qingyun Wu
Publisher : Syracuse University Press
Release Date : 1995-06-01
ISBN 13 : 9780815626237
Pages : 248 pages
Rating : 4.6/5 (815 downloads)
Download Female Rule in Chinese and English Literary Utopias PDF Format Full Free by Qingyun Wu and published by Syracuse University Press. This book was released on 1995-06-01 with total page 248 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Works examined include Edmund Spenser's The Faerie Queen, Luo Maodeng's Sanbao's Expedition to the Western Ocean, Florence Dixie's Gloriana, Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland, Ursula K. LeGuin's The Dispossessed, Chen Duansheng's The Destiny of the Next Life, Li Ruzhen's The Flowers in the Mirror, and Bai Hua's The Remote Country of Women. This critical view of the development of feminist utopias in both the East and West will be of interest to scholars of women's studies, political science, and anthropology as well as to those in literature for both the classical and modern periods.