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The Ethnic Avant-GardeMinority Cultures and World Revolution$
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Steven Lee

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780231173520

Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: May 2016

DOI: 10.7312/columbia/9780231173520.001.0001

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The Avant-Garde’s Asia

The Avant-Garde’s Asia

Factography and Roar China

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(p.83) 2 The Avant-Garde’s Asia
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The Ethnic Avant-Garde
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Steven S. Lee

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Columbia University Press
DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231173520.003.0002

Chapter 2 focuses on Sergei Tret'iakov's futurist technique known as factography (emphasizing the journalistic "precise fixation of facts"), which Tret'iakov himself used to represent 1920s China. The chapter then focuses on the New York production of his play "Roar China," which was the first major Broadway production to feature a predominantly Asian American cast.

Keywords:   Factography, Meyerhold, naturalism, Asian American performance, Popular Front, Stalinist Terror

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