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Diary of a Madman ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubThis English and Chinese bilingual edition of a A Madman s Diary was first published inby Lu Xun, one of the greatest writers in th century Chinese literature This short story is one of the first and most influential modern works written in vernacular Chinese and would Diary of Kindle - become a cornerstone of the New Culture Movement The story was often referred to as China s first modern short story This book is selected as one of TheBest Books of All Time The diary form was inspired by Nikolai Gogol s short story Diary of a Madman, as was the idea of the madman who sees reality clearly than those around him The madman sees cannibalism both in his family and the village around him, and he then finds cannibalism in the Confucian classics which had long been credited with a humanistic concern for the mutual obligations of society, and thus for the superiority of Confucian civilization The story was read as an ironic attack on traditional Chinese culture and a call for a New Culture.


10 thoughts on “Diary of a Madman

  1. metaphor metaphor says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubThe weight was so great, I could not move They meant that I should die I knew that the weight was false, so I struggled out, covered in perspiration But I had to say You should change at once, change from the bottom of your hearts You must know that in future there will be no place for man eaters in the world


  2. Sidharth Vardhan Sidharth Vardhan says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubConsidered first modern story in Chinese, it is inspired by Gogol s story of same name, and like in that story, it is about a madman who is seeing things in a far better light than normal people Not as funny though It is written in criticism of tradionalism.It is about a man who suffers persecution complex, goes mad after reading a few Chinese classics which mentioned the instances of cannibalism, including families exchanging children to eat and kill them during famines they can t eat their Considered first modern story in Chinese, it is inspired by Gogol s story of same name, and like in that story, it is about a madman who is


  3. Florencia Florencia says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubWanting to eat men, at the same time afraid of being eaten themselves, they all look at each other with the deepest suspicion How comfortable life would be for them if they could rid themselves of such obsessions and go to work, walk, eat and sleep at ease They have only this one step to take Yet fathers and sons, husbands and wives, brothers, friends, teachers and students, sworn enemies and even strangers, have all joined in this conspiracy, discouraging and preventing each other from Wanting to eat men, at the same time afraid of being eaten themselves, they all look at each other with the deepest suspicion How comfortable life would be for them if they could rid themselves of such obsessions and go to work, walk, eat and sleep at ease They have only this one step to take Yet fathers and sons, husbands and wives, brothers, friends, teachers and students, sw


  4. Victoria Victoria says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubThis short, conversationally written text is beguilingly difficult to fully appreciate without a solid understanding of the text s social, cultural, and historic context It was only with help of secondary sources e.g., literary analysis that I could grasp and admire the sophisticated and scathing commentary on the groupthink, scapegoating, and other group level defenses that LX found to permeate the then Chinese society I read this in the original Chinese.


  5. Laura Vermeeren Laura Vermeeren says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubWhere it all began Wonderful and real


  6. Cindy Cindy says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubRead in the original Chinese It is very disturbing to follow logical prose that nonchalantly expresses illogical ideas And the ending is something else.


  7. Sohail Sohail says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubAlthough this story was inspired by Gogol s Diary of a Madman, it issophisticated and meaningful, withelaborate metaphors and a thought provoking, ironical ending revealed at the beginning.I especially liked the connection between this short story and the photograph that induced Lu Xun to pursue a career in literature.In spite of not agreeing with his political thoughts, I like his viewpoint on the concept of opp


  8. Emily Dybdahl Emily Dybdahl says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubSuper intriguing brought to mind The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gillman.


  9. رغْدُ العَيْش رغْدُ العَيْش says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubI too am a man, and they want to eat me Save the children


  10. Vivi Vivi says:

    ´ Diary of a Madman PDF/EPUB Ò Diary of Kindle - diary epub, madman epub, Diary of epub, Diary of a MadmanDiary of a Madman EpubThis story chronicles a man s descent to madness much like Charlotte Gilman s The Yellow Wallpaper Written in a diary format, it is at first seemi


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