Fashion Aesthetics and the Mirror of the Times -- Rereading Wang Anyi’s Novels “Everlasting Regret” and “Mei Tou”

  • Hongyan Chen


As an important part of literature, clothing culture has long been included in its writing system. Wang Anyi is one of the most important classical writers in the contemporary literary world. In her novels of the 1990s, “song of everlasting sorrow” and “Mei Tou”, there are a large number of clothing descriptions in metaphorical forms, with the creation subject as the carrier, which not only contains the thick literary creation view, hertorical view, etc., but also is an important outlet to express the clothing aesthetics, life, times and other themes.