By Wiebke Denecke
Classical global Literatures captures the extraordinary similarities among the methods early jap authors wrote their very own literature via and opposed to the literary precedents of China, and the methods Latin writers engaged and contested Greek precedents. however it additionally brings to gentle suggestive divergences which are rooted in geopolitical, linguistic, sociohistorical, and aesthetic transformations among early eastern and Roman literary cultures. presenting a technique of "deep comparability" for the cross-cultural comparability of premodern literary cultures and calling for a selection of global literature debates into the traditional and medieval worlds, Classical global Literatures is either a theoretical intervention and a call for participation to learn and re-read 4 significant literary traditions in an leading edge and illuminating light.
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Classical World Literatures: Sino-Japanese and Greco-Roman Comparisons by Wiebke Denecke