By Kuan-Hsing Chen
Chen is without doubt one of the most crucial intellectuals operating in East Asia this present day; his writing has been influential in Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, and mainland China for the earlier fifteen years. As a founding member of the Inter-Asia Cultural experiences Society and its magazine, he has helped to begin swap within the dynamics and highbrow orientation of the zone, construction a community that has facilitated inter-Asian connections. Asia as Method encapsulates Chen’s imaginative and prescient and actions in the more and more “inter-referencing” East Asian highbrow group and charts worthy new instructions for cultural studies.
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