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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Wai-yee Li Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Who are “cultural others”? While the question often has broad ethnic reverberations, the articles in this special...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 7–33.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Wai-yee Li Abstract There is no fixed categorical term for barbarians in Chinese. Specific groups are identified as “aliens” or “cultural others” through words like Man 蠻, Yi 夷, Rong 戎, and Di 狄, but all four terms can be specific or categorical. It is often said that the us-versus-them formula in...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 115–148.
Published: 01 April 2020
... through refashioning historical accounts and classical allusions. The key questions explored are whether the broadened knowledge of the world beyond China brings about new ways to conceptualize and imagine cultural others, and how the novelist maneuvers between an enlarged understanding of the world and a...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 215–231.
Published: 01 April 2020
... explores the multiple political, moral, and cultural implications embedded in the idea of otherness. Unpacking the propaganda discourse of both the Taiping rebels and the Qing government, the author investigates the making of the political enemy by opposing regimes. In particular, the construction of a...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 167–191.
Published: 01 April 2020
... important in the study of cultural others in Chinese literature. This article examines a case of a tusi family in Hubei Province and their enterprising efforts across generations to come to terms with Chinese art, literature, and scholarship, presenting this tusi family story through the eyes of a...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 504–508.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Elliott, Pamela Crossley, Susan Naquin, and others that has given us a more nuanced view of the Manchu-Han relationship. She has also located zidishu at the intersection of print and performance culture and showed us how they are part of the elite literary tradition that includes fiction commentaries...
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 7. Jin zhugong zan citations, detail (see fig. 6 ). Though other nodes and edges are hidden, this image preserves the location of each node in the larger network. Note the presence of edges connecting Shishuo xinyu and Sanguozhi chapters with no intermediary cited text node. These More
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (2): 486–490.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Mary Scott I-Hsien Wu . Eroticism and Other Literary Conventions in Chinese Literature: Intertextuality in “The Story of the Stone.” Amherst, NY : Cambria Press , 2017 . 214 pp. ISBN 978160979770 (hardcover). Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 I-Hsien Wu's book...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2014) 1 (1-2): 155–185.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Michael Nylan Abstract A long-standing interest in material culture led me to reconstruct the material conditions associated with the massive library project initiated at the late Western court of Han Chengdi (r. 33–7 BC), for which very little material evidence now remains other than two small...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (1): 207–248.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Shang Wei Abstract This paper seeks to interpret The Story of the Stone with reference to the visual culture of the Manchu court. It argues that the Yongzheng reign (1723–1735) inaugurated a new era of visual culture when jia (the unreal or fiction) became itself a productive concept and an...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (2): 419–443.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., the tonal and rhyming culture before the Tang manifested itself most vibrantly in the proliferation of rhyme books. As mentioned, Lu Fayan's Qieyun was not the only rhyme book compiled during the time. In his preface, Lu Fayan names six other titles, and the “Bibliographical Treatises” in Sui shu...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (1): 108–136.
Published: 01 April 2016
... humankind, both in China and around the world, and each instrument has its unique characteristics. Among the musical instruments of the world are those with special expressive powers and accumulated cultural qualities. But there is absolutely no other instrument with as many cultural meanings as the guqin...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (2): 306–335.
Published: 01 November 2017
... characteristically Tang position that would come under fire by the end of the Northern Song in the critiques of Cheng Yi and others. 51 A few passages from Liu's letters illustrate his didactic yet optimistic approach: Literary writing is grounded in the transformation of culture, is implemented in the...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2014) 1 (1-2): 216–240.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Dynasty, Tao's standing and influence had expanded: editions of his writings multiplied, circulation broadened, and his reputation far surpassed other writers of the Wei and Jin. This can be seen in relation to social, political, and cultural changes of the time. With Song Confucians emphasizing the...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (2): 481–485.
Published: 01 November 2020
... readings in both English and Chinese. The latter should be especially helpful to advanced language learners who want to stretch themselves intellectually and linguistically. All of the other twelve chapters in this volume should prove useful in a range of instructional contexts as well. Just to note a...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 359–382.
Published: 01 November 2019
... relate to the world of practice but also to fashion a self in relation to others, including Manchus, Han Chinese, Mongols, and other culturally and linguistically disparate peoples. They grew up speaking multiple languages, competent in writing and reading in at least Manchu and Chinese. Keenly aware of...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (1): 137–168.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Yingzhi Zhao Abstract This article examines the discourse and representation of canshan shengshui (devastated landscape) in early Qing literature and culture through a focused interpretation of the works of Ming loyalists Zhang Dai (1597–1684) and Wang Fuzhi (1619–92). Connecting aesthetics with...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 258–288.
Published: 01 November 2016
... remains a topic to be treated in another study. I suggest we triangulate the paradigm of modern Chinese literary and cultural studies, by bringing literary thought to bear on theoretical engagement, on the one hand, and textual studies, on the other. Above all, the tradition of Chinese literary...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (2): 287–312.
Published: 01 November 2020
...” with other pieces of extant Buddhist inscriptions. The analysis explores the literary characteristics of these works, the political and social background of their creation, and the culture associated with such inscriptions. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 donor inscriptions...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 192–214.
Published: 01 April 2020
... turned poet, or poet turned exile. We can also see from these perspectives that the exiles are bound to encounter the “other” in the foreign landscapes, in the cultural and linguistic differences, and no less in the humbling experiences of themselves and their body and in the troubled subjectivity of the...