This double-issue of China Review International: A Journal of Reviews of Scholarly Literature in Chinese Studies includes two features and more than 10 reviews:
Sashimi and History: On a New Translation of Du Fu (reviewing Stephen Owen, editor and translator; Paul Kroll and Ding Xiang Warner, editors, The Poetry of Du Fu) by Nicholas Morrow Williams
Superior Chinese Proficiency and Global Debate (reviewing Dana Scott Bourgerie, Rachel Yu Liu, and Lin Qi; Tony Brown and Jennifer Bown, consulting editors, Mastering Chinese through Global Debate) by Song Jiang
Jeremy Brown and Matthew D. Johnson, editors, Maoism at the Grassroots: Everyday Life in China’s Era of High Socialism, reviewed by Kerry Brown
Hongyuan Dong, A History of the Chinese Language, reviewed by Han Luo
Jiahong He, Back from the Dead: Wrongful Convictions and Criminal Justice in China, reviewed by Jing Lin
Selina Lai-Henderson, Mark Twain in China, reviewed by Shiamin Kwa
… and many more.
Every quarter, China Review International presents timely, English-language reviews of recently published China-related books and monographs. Its multidisciplinary scope and international coverage make it an indispensable tool for all those interested in Chinese culture and civilization, and enable the sinologist to keep abreast of cutting-edge scholarship in Chinese studies.
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China Review International publishes reviews of recent scholarly literature and “state-of-the-art” articles in all fields of Chinese studies. Reviews are generally published by invitation only; however, unsolicited reviews will be considered for publication based on merit and guidelines can be found here.