This chapter looks at the magic realist literature by Han and non-Han writers, including Han Shaogong, Mo Yan, and Tashi Dawa, to understand how China’s anthropogenic modernization, propagated as a national cause, has been contested by fantasy narratives, marvellous articulations and surreal elements in their fictions.
|Title of host publication||Chinese Shock of the Anthropocene|
|Subtitle of host publication||Image, Music and Text in the Age of Climate Change|
|Editors||Kwai-Cheung Lo, Jessica Yeung|
|Place of Publication||Singapore|
|Number of pages||21|
|Publication status||Published - 16 May 2019|