On Cultural Revolution Narrative from the Perspective of Gender——A Study on Cultural Revolution Novels by Female Writers Since the 1990s

Dong Qiong
School of Foreign Languages, Wuhan Institute of Technology
Journal of Xinyang Normal University(Philosophy and Social Sciences Edition) 2016-5

Abstract:Writing survival experience of female and different understandings of the history from male discourse were distinctive performance of female writing since the 1990s. In this period, women paid more attention to the real situation, desires and psychological of female which are hidden behind the discourse of revolutionary history. In their writing, Cultural Revolution presented some different historical features and it shows that women seek for their rational place, really make their voices heard, and initiatively complete the historical construction of women's existence as women.
Keywords:Cultural Revolution narrative, Female, Authoritative discourse

Paper type:Published