The Reception of George Gissing in China

April 2015
English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920;2015, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p209
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
The article presents an examination into the posthumous literary reception of the 19th-century English author George Gissing in China. Topics addressed include an overview of the history behind Gissing's transmission and reception in China beginning in the 1920s and continuing throughout the 20th century, an overview of two periods of Gissing's works being translated into Chinese, and discussion of coverage and future trends in literary criticism of Gissing from China.


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