The topic of “nation of mother tongue” in contemporary Taiwan is a representative discourse of post-colonialism: emphasizing the inner difference of folk-language in Chinese culture ,and thinking of the history of china as a history of colonization.
However,that language expressions reflect the thinking mode and the argument " to have an equal dialogue"based on the theory of the Post-colonialism will offer a fresh perspective and methodology in translation of our classics of philosophy and ethics,etc.
In fact, the literature of black keeps the contact with the theory of Post Colonialism, thus to explain and understand the deep soul hiding in the literature of black, we have to understand the theory of Post Colonialism.
Prevalent among the academics in the West nowadays, post colonialism has penetrated into the field of translation studies. Many translation theorists in Britain and the United States begin to pay attention to the translation activities in the colonial and postcolonial contexts, making attempts to examine various hot issues as translation and empire, translation and cultural identity, the historical conspiracy between translation and colonial hegemony.
After a detailed discussion on the cultural criticism in Said’s orientalism and Spivak’s feminism,this article also represents an urgent adoption of the postcolonial theory to the cultural modernization of China.
Both post-colonist theory and the viewpoints of anti-war literature of ZHANG cheng-zi deconstruct western hegemoism,resist the depression of imperialism,stick out the strong consciousness of east and revolt.
This leads to a reconsideration of the fluidity of the notion of the 'political' within the discussion of post-colonialism.
The essence, characteristics and limitation of post-colonialism: from Karl Marx's point of view
Following postmodernism, post-colonialism reflects modernity from a new perspective-the cultural perspective.
Post-colonialism interprets colonialism contained in modernity, deconstructs orientalism and cultural hegemonism, and turns western reflection of modernity into an inquiry about the global relationship between the East and the West.
Post-colonialism brings forward a new theoretical domain, that is, the colonizational relationship between the East and the West in the process of modernization.