The Hunter’s Gift in Ecorealist Indigenous Fiction from Taiwan

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According to Karen Thornber in her monograph Ecoambiguity, the Taiwan indigenous writer Topas Tamapima’s last hunter character indulges in “sport hunting” (Thornber 2012: 133).
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIndigenous Knowledge in Taiwan and Beyond
EditorsShu-mei SHIH, Lin-chin TSAI
PublisherSpringer Singapore
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9789811541780
ISBN (Print)9789811541773
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2021

Publication series

NameSinophone and Taiwan Studies
ISSN (Print)2524-8863
ISSN (Electronic)2524-8871

Bibliographical note

This chapter was previously published in Archiv orientální 81.3 (2013), pp. 555–580. I am much obliged to the editor Táňa Dluhošová for permission to reprint. Thanks to Henning Klöter and Ann Heylen for inviting me to the International Symposium on Taiwan Literature Off the Mainstream at Ruhr University Bochum on 5–6 November, 2010, where the first version of this article was presented, to the anonymous reviewers, and to many friends for comments. The research for this article was supported by an ROC National Science Council grant (No. 101-2410-H-002-206-).


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