Skip navigation
Skip navigation

The Chinese League of Left-wing Writers, Shanghai 1930-1936

Hunter, Neale


The League of Left-wing Writers was formed in March, 1930, when a group of about fifty Shanghai intellectuals agreed on the need for a unity of the left in the face of increasing Kuomintang repression at home and a worsening international situation caused by Japanese militarism and the Great Depression. The members of the League saw themselves as a kind of cultural guerrilla force, a counterpart to the Red Army under Mao Tse-tung. They used creative writing, literary criticism and...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 1973
Type: Thesis (PhD)


File Description SizeFormat Image
b10153202_Hunter, Neale.pdf228.73 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator