Reader-response Approach Used in Chinese EFL Context: An Alternative Approach to Teach Literature
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- reader-response theory, reader-response approach, EFL context, literature.
Literature is used as an authentic material to teach English reading and accelerate the language acquisition in Chinese EFL context. This paper provides an detailed analysis on the reader-response approach which is based on reader-response theory to demonstrate that by putting the relation between reader and literary text, reader-response approach challenges the traditional Chinese way of teaching literature. Through emphasizing the reader’s interpretation of the text, students can go beyond the barrier of language difficulties and achieve right levels of language competence by adopting reader-response approach in literature teaching in Chinese EFL context
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TY - CONF AU - Qian Jiang PY - 2018/06 DA - 2018/06 TI - Reader-response Approach Used in Chinese EFL Context: An Alternative Approach to Teach Literature BT - Proceedings of the 2018 3rd International Conference on Humanities Science, Management and Education Technology (HSMET 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 424 EP - 427 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/hsmet-18.2018.83 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/hsmet-18.2018.83 ID - Jiang2018/06 ER -