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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 335–356.
Published: 01 November 2016
...), Heinrich Heine (1797–1856), Alexander Pushkin (1799–1837), and Sándor Petőfi (1823–49). He further claims 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...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 215–231.
Published: 01 April 2020
... 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 (2020) 7 (1): 7–33.
Published: 01 April 2020
... 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 (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...
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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. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 wielding the planchette Qian Xi Qing female writer female immortals imagination...
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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 . It...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (1): 56–90.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Weiyan 錢惟演 (977–1034), 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...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (2): 258–285.
Published: 01 November 2015
... data below producing a p -value of 0.0083: Table 20. “At Ease” Semantics and the Initial l- + l- − l- Total + “at ease” 5 13 18 − “at ease” 20 282 302  Total 25 295 320 Table 21. Identical Reduplicatives Featuring “At Ease...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2018) 5 (2): 186–213.
Published: 01 November 2018
... ‖ Mathematically, the cosine similarity is the cosine of the angle in Euclidean space between the two document vectors; hence, it has a value ranging from 0 (corresponding to orthogonal or perpendicular vectors) to 1 (vectors pointing in an identical direction). A cosine similarity score of 0 implies that two...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (2): 476–480.
Published: 01 November 2020
... social and subjective identities are formed.” 7 This could also describe the function of landscape painting in the Northern Song as outlined in Foong's book. The cultural power of a represented landscape speaks across times and borders; it is replicated wherever society is centralized and a strict...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 April 2015
... resorts to the imported mirrors that were already prominently employed in the interior decorations of the imperial palaces and gardens of the time as an important visual device when he reflects upon the issues of individual identity and self-consciousness, and thus helps to bring the novel's philosophical...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 504–508.
Published: 01 November 2019
... genre tells us about Manchu identity. Chiu situates her discussion within the discourse of current scholarship on Qing history, in which the idea that the Manchu conquerors were gradually “sinified” by their immersion in Chinese culture has been replaced by a more sophisticated conception of bannerman...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 April 2020
... negotiation of social and political boundaries also figures in the male protagonist's bigamous union with a boatman's daughter and the daughter of a Mongol official in “Exit, Pursued by a Bear” by Ariel Fox. The Mongol wife in “Exit” taps into self-consciously articulated questions of cultural identity and...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2018) 5 (2): 438–440.
Published: 01 November 2018
... University Arts and Science. He is a social and cultural historian whose research focuses on ethnicity, regional identities, and urban culture in the Qing dynasty. He has recently completed his dissertation, titled “The Way of the Idle Men: Leisure and Everyday Life of Bannermen in Qing Beijing, 1750–1900...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 312–334.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Fanzhi offers the contradictory message that today's self is yesterday's self and yet not yesterday's self, highlighting the lack of an enduring self-identity. Unlike Confucius's lament on the riverbank that time passes like a flowing river, time in this story is not a continuum but is motionless and can...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (1): 134–172.
Published: 01 April 2015
... identity of the painted figure. Any resemblance between a classic icon of Nanhai Guanyin and Liniang's self-portrait is difficult to imagine. Nonetheless, Liu's confusion may not be without cause. The bodhisattva is portrayed as a beautiful woman, for instance, in the narrative fiction Xiyou ji 西游記...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (1): 173–206.
Published: 01 April 2015
... a measure of integrity. 50 Huang makes a pointed reference to her identity as a member of a gentry family—indeed, she reaffirms it to her brother by aligning herself with the paragon female scholar of the Han dynasty, Ban Zhao 班昭 (45–ca. 115 CE), who continued her brother Ban Gu's 班固 (32–92 CE...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2018) 5 (2): 360–374.
Published: 01 November 2018
... discussed in turn below. Hometown ( jiguan ) refers to a poet's ancestral home, birthplace, and place where he grew up. Although some poets' birthplaces and hometowns are not identical (i.e., they were not born in their ancestral home), they nevertheless were consciously aware of their ancestral...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (1): 31–58.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Literature . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 1993 . Liu, Wuji , and Irving Yucheng Lo . Sunflower Splendor: Three Thousand Years of Chinese Poetry . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 1975 . Lu, Tina . Persons, Roles, and Minds: Identity in “Peony Pavilion” and...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (1): 236–238.
Published: 01 April 2021
... identity in Qing period China. This interest was born from a lifetime of martial arts study. He has been a practitioner of Magui Baguazhang for nine years. With a love of academics and martial practice, Ian is always looking for ways to expand his own understanding of origins and future of martial arts. He...