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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (2): 425–457.
Published: 01 November 2022
....” chethoven@gmail.com yaching_tsai@hotmail.com wyswang@polyu.edu.hk Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 cultural boundary Sinicization instrument diffusion hua-yi distinction zhongti xiyong What are the essential features that define Chinese music? This question has...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 432–460.
Published: 01 November 2019
... immaterial but, rather, as made up of very “diffuse” matter, sometimes to the point that only those with extraordinary powers of perception and insight, or those in altered states, such as spirit possession, could perceive them. 35 This does not mean the ancient Chinese saw no clear division between...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2024) 11 (1): 91–114.
Published: 01 April 2024
... pressing ethical and philosophical questions to have emerged from these inquiries concern the nature of our relationship, as humans, to things that are not easily granted subjecthood. Either because of their “hyperobjective” and irreducible immensity (e.g., climate) or because of their diffuse omnipresence...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (1): 225–255.
Published: 01 April 2022
... of citations from the classic amounts to a “theatrical and thus inauthentic” speech mode that indexes how men of learning had instrumentalized the words of the ancients for the sake of careerism. In Volpp's view, insofar as Tang targets both antiquarian and nouveau riche pretensions to Confucian mastery...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (1): 163–202.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to spend time playing the seven-string zither ( qin 琴) and reading books ( shu 書). The zither is the instrument favored by the literati; books are constitutive of the literati community. 50 Such a collective association with literati identity is further underscored by the paired phrase “zither...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (1): 195–224.
Published: 01 April 2022
... and labor) and serves as a political instrument (including the state's control of cities and towns), albeit with “an outward appearance of neutrality” and even “emptiness.” 22 This points to the very spatial nature of social reality. In the words of Lefebvre, “the social relations of production have...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (1): 131–169.
Published: 01 April 2022
... ) to mentally “locate” ideas and expressions. Numerous medieval and early modern treatises expanded these early writings, as described by Frances Amelia Yates and Mary Carruthers. 10 In literary studies, Renate Lachmann has been instrumental in extending the notion of memory to the interpretation...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2014) 1 (1-2): 29–64.
Published: 01 November 2014
...-printed collected works, see Zhao M., Songxue zhai wenji , 196–97 . 24. For Buhumu's extant song suite originally collected in Yangchun baixue , see ibid., 1:75–78. 23. In 1271, when Khubilai Khan commissioned Liu Bingzhong to design court rituals, Liu was instrumental in the development...