Taiwan Literature in the 21st Century: A Critical Reader by Chia-rong Wu and Ming-ju Fan


  • Kuei-fen Chiu National Chung Hsing University




post-nativism, indigenous literature, gender politics, ecocriticism, immigrant literature


Taiwan Literature in the 21st Century: A Critical Reader

Chia-rong Wu and Ming-ju Fan

Singapore: Springer, 2023. 265 pp.
ISBN: 9789811983795


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How to Cite

Chiu, K.- fen. (2023). Taiwan Literature in the 21st Century: A Critical Reader by Chia-rong Wu and Ming-ju Fan. The Journal of the European Association for Chinese Studies, 4, 307–313. https://doi.org/10.25365/jeacs.2023.4.chiu



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