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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 359–382.
Published: 01 November 2019
... not restrain himself from writing poetry in Chinese. In light of the theory of multiple identities and acculturation of John Berry, it is reasonable to argue that Qianlong, despite his unambiguous identification with the Manchus as the conquering ethnic group, in tortuous ways had come to embrace the identity...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 7–33.
Published: 01 April 2020
... on military strategy, the choice of war or peace, or the etiquette of presenting the spoils of victory, we see how attention to particular motives and circumstances driving historical developments results in a complex and nuanced picture that resists simplistic and moralized formulations of cultural identity...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 215–231.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of a religious and political enemy is vital to Taiping identity formation. The author focuses on marginal figures in historical and fictional accounts who traverse political boundaries and constitute a third category beyond demarcations of “us” and Other in Taiping propaganda and its Qing counterpart. In short...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (2): 397–424.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Jiani Chen Abstract This article examines the poetic collections of the Ming woman writer Yang Wan 楊宛 (ca. 1600–ca. 1647), whose transformation of identity from a courtesan celebrity to a gentry wife was one of the most representative in the category of courtesan turned concubine/wife. Her marriage...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (2): 308–337.
Published: 01 November 2022
.... In the collection, the public display and use of personal memory of the cultural past are taken as means to preserve cultural legacy, construct cultural identity, and establish cultural authority in the elite literati community. Cultural memory gained much significance after the migration of the Western Jin 西晉 (265...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 335–356.
Published: 01 November 2016
... that a country without poets risks losing its unique cultural identity because only poets can articulate the genuine voice of a people's soul. While Lu exhorts “the warriors of the spirit” to arise in China and bring a genuine new voice to wake the Chinese people from their deep sleep, he also admits...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (1): 59–88.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Wenbo Chang Abstract This article investigates how sanqu composition modifies the social contract of poetic composition in how a text is mediated between authorship and social identity, through a close analysis of Jia Zhongming's sanqu songs written in the supplement to The Register of Ghosts...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (1): 256–272.
Published: 01 April 2022
... identity in the age of algorithms? The diligent preparation for which examination candidates were known depended in part on a granular approach to textual study, in which careful ledgers were kept of time spent and the individual written characters ( zi 字) of the canonical texts served to denominate...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (1): 221–243.
Published: 01 April 2023
... painted, its acknowledged author, Tang Shuyu, draws connections between women authors (defined broadly here to include both artists and writers) and virtuous women. First, her organization of the text's first five chapters foregrounds the social identities of women painters—a system that hints...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (1): 108–136.
Published: 01 April 2023
..., and social exchange. I delve into her extant poetry and commentary about her to present her life and art as a contrapuntal play between embedded and transcendent modes of identity and expression. With no children or connections to family, Wang Liang never received posthumous recognition. But an account...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (2): 425–457.
Published: 01 November 2022
... the importance of homogeneity over heterogeneity due to the constant need for political unity and demand of a single market. However, cultural identity cannot be constructed by homogeneity alone since the boundary of culture can only be best identified when examining its heterogeneity. Pipa and guqin , which...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (1): 81–107.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Xiaorong Li Abstract Guixiu 閨秀 (cultivated gentlewomen of the inner chambers) and cainü 才女 (women of talent) arguably became authorly identities (referring to women writing in classical verse) as women's literary culture took shape in Ming-Qing China. However, the guixiu and cainü were gradually...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (1): 160–179.
Published: 01 April 2017
... creations was significant in meeting her emotional needs, highlighting her identity as a talented woman, and demonstrating the worth of her very existence. 43. Xu Dishan, Fuji mixin , 49–51 . 44. Ibid., 49–60. Also, based on Doolittle's study, fuji was extremely popular in Fujian during...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (2): 403–437.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Keith McMahon Abstract A little-studied aspect of the Monkey character 孫悟空 (Sun Wukong) in Wu Cheng'en's 吳承恩 Xiyou ji 西遊記 (Journey to the West) is his identity in terms of category of being, that is, how he fits into and rebels against the cosmic system of the ranking and classifying of beings...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (2): 258–285.
Published: 01 November 2015
... reduplicate syllable (*trjanʔ- trjonʔ > zhǎn- zhuǎn 輾轉, “turn over repeatedly”), resulting in Zhou's alliterative forms; and by simple repetition (*mjen-mjen > mían mían 緜緜, “long and drawn out”), resulting in Zhou's identical forms. See Sun, “Xianqin lianmian ci.” 17. For instance...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (1): 56–90.
Published: 01 April 2017
...), and the poem insinuates his disgraceful affair with a courtesan and his atonement for her faux pas. 9 The anecdote identifies, in unambiguous language, the courtesan as the persona and occupant of this boudoir. Her identity as the owner of the boudoir is key to the enactment of this given space, as I shall...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Grace S. Fong; Guojun Wang References Barthes, Roland . “ The Death of the Author. ” In Image-Music-Text , translated by Stephen Heath , 142 – 48 . New York : Hill and Wang , 1977 . Butler, Judith . Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity . New York...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2018) 5 (2): 186–213.
Published: 01 November 2018
... identity comparison: cat and catch are two distinct and unrelated tokens, despite the latter containing the former, because they are not identical sequences of symbols—no further analysis of the structure of the tokens themselves is required to determine this. For alphabetic languages such as English...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (1): 131–169.
Published: 01 April 2022
... Identity) and then fully developed in his 1992 Das kulturelle Gedächtnis: Schrift, Erinnerung und politische Identität in frühen Hochkulturen (The Cultural Memory: Writing, Remembrance, and Political Identity in Early High Cultures) . Assmann's subsequent writings in English, as well as translations...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (2): 514–516.
Published: 01 November 2023
..., actively appropriated and adapted historical lore to their own ends. His analysis of their literary practices is enhanced by his understanding of the theories related to historical memory and formation of cultural identity. In short, Zhang's work has enriched our understanding of the history of poetic...