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By J. Hillis Miller,Fredric Jameson

ISBN-10: 0810131625

ISBN-13: 9780810131620

ISBN-10: 0810132583

ISBN-13: 9780810132580

Since 1988, J. Hillis Miller has traveled to China to lecture on literary conception, in particular the position of globalization in literary thought. through the years, he has assisted within the improvement of distinctively chinese language kinds of literary idea, Comparative Literature, and international Literature. The fifteen lectures accumulated in An blameless Abroad span either time and geographic position, reflecting his paintings at universities throughout China for greater than twenty-five years. extra vital, they mirror the evolution of Miller’s considering and of the lectures’ contexts in China as those have markedly replaced through the years, particularly on each side of Tiananmen sq. and in mild of China’s monetary progress and technological swap. A foreword by means of the major theorist Fredric Jameson presents extra context.

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