Deconstructing Orientalist Discourse through Narrative Strategies in The Hundred Secret Senses
Hou Xiao-zhen, Ma Yu
Available Online April 2015.
- 10.2991/icsste-15.2015.123How to use a DOI?
- Amy Tan; The Hundred Secret Senses; talk-story; double first-person limited point of view; Orientalism
In the Orientalist discourse, the Orient was backward and silent and was deprived of right to have their voice heard. However, in The Hundred Secret Senses, the author Amy Tan, the famous contemporary Chinese American writer, deconstructed Orientalist discourse by using some narrative strategies: talk-story and double first-person limited point of view.
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TY - CONF AU - Hou Xiao-zhen AU - Ma Yu PY - 2015/04 DA - 2015/04 TI - Deconstructing Orientalist Discourse through Narrative Strategies in The Hundred Secret Senses BT - Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Social Science and Technology Education PB - Atlantis Press SP - 456 EP - 459 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icsste-15.2015.123 DO - 10.2991/icsste-15.2015.123 ID - Xiao-zhen2015/04 ER -