Find scholarly articles and contemporary news:
For a focus specifically on Asia:
Articles in reflect current scholarly conversation on a given topic.
Look for a in databases that will allow you to limit your results to scholarly journals, set date ranges, etc.
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CBBcat Subject Searches:
Click on the link, then change Entire CBB Collection to E-Books. All of the subjects above are attached to at least one e-book.
CBBcat Author Searches:
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Construct your research strategically.
Look for background on Chinese literary theory in -- Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism
on Chinese history in -- Cambridge History of China
on Chinese art in -- Oxford/Grove Art Online
on Chinese film in -- Oxford Bibliography of Chinese Film
Use catalogs to find books
CBBcat - for readily available e-books
A few examples:
A new literary history of modern China, edited by David Der-wei Wang
Contested modernities in Chinese literature, edited by Charles A. Laughlin
Fiery cinema: the emergence of an affective medium in China, 1915-1945, by Weihong Bao
Fragmenting modernisms: Chinese wartime literature, art, and film, 1937-49, by Carolyn FitzGerald
>> Renditions - back issues of this Chinese-English translation journal are available here