Asian Literary Voices: From Marginal to Mainstream (AUP - by Philip F. Williams

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Cindy (2008), China on the Move: Migration, the State, and the Household. London and New York: Routledge. Gong Xikui (1989), “Zhongguo xianxing huji zhidu toushi” [A perspective on China’s current household registration system], Shehui kexue [Social Sciences] (February): 32-36. FROM ATOMIZED TO NETWORKED 51 Honig, Emily (1992), Creating Chinese Ethnicity: Subei People in Shanghai, 1850-1980. New Haven: Yale University Press. Jiang Guangci (1927; rpt. 1979), Shaonian piaobozhe [A youthful drifter], in Jiang Guangci xuanji [An anthology of Jiang Guangci].

On the one hand, the PRC government has suppressed many such risqué writings and images through a number of means, including the censoring or banning of books and the deletion of parts or the entirety of websites deemed offensive.

Focusing upon this kind of venturesome character, the reader can vicariously partake of the character’s navigation of a new and somewhat forbidding societal environment. As social upheavals and an acceleration of historical change in modern times have made the figure of the traveler quite prominent in Chinese narrative literature since at least the late Qing, the migrant laborer has emerged as a significant subset of this character type. Fiction writers and dramatists alike have tended to view the migrant’s struggles with sympathy and concern, even if the unwise choices made by certain migrants have evoked disappointment or sometimes even horror in the reader.

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