The Ambiguity of Power and the Persistence of Human Nature
ZHANG Chao;College of Arts,Shenyang Normal University;
Hu Xuewen's short story Hanging of Destiny is one of the representative works of the lower level literature of the new century. Through the protagonist Wu Xiang's experience of finding the killer as the incision to reflect the actual problem,showing a transition period in China's rural social power relations of ambiguity phenomenon and criticizing the grass-roots' depravity. Based on this background Wu's humanity characteristics was molded. The novel has risen from the adherence to the simple and evil ethic to the protagonist's adherence to human nature and the completion of the view of the spiritual dilemma of the underlying people. It is constructed and traced in a dim tone to the rural world,digs human nature in the process of"finding". Following the writing legacy of the writers of Beijing style from 1920 to 1930,it contrasts with other relatively radical writings in the present.
【CateGory Index】： I207.42