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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (1): 92–133.
Published: 01 April 2015
.... no. 154. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Shen Zhou Wen Zhengming Chinese poetry and painting mortality old-age style When Shen Zhou 沈周 (1427–1509), one of the prominent figures of Suzhou culture, entered into his very late years at the turn of the sixteenth century...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 335–356.
Published: 01 November 2016
... vindicated in 1979. With the publication of his classical-style poems in the early 1980s, he became a rising star on the literary scene, but illness and old age hindered him from concentrating on writing. As he approached eighty, his poetic retrospective of his life displayed not only a calm and amiable...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (1): 169–204.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of modernization. The lovelorn female persona from an age-old poetic tradition was transplanted into the popular beauties albums under the guise of modern roles and fashionable dressing styles. Gender stereotypes collapse the fashionable women, whether students, generals, athletes, or maids, into traditional...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (2): 481–514.
Published: 01 November 2015
...) poem the old tenor of the Han 漢 (202 BCE–220 CE) and Wei 魏 (220–65) periods. However, Du Fu did not merely imitate his Han-Wei predecessors in terms of form and style. Instead, with his efforts at recovery of the creative principles driving the Han-Wei ancient form, Du Fu succeeded in distilling...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (2): 499–505.
Published: 01 November 2022
... and therefore limited in application. In China, Lü Dafang connected late style to the experience a writer accumulates as they age and even the physiological experience of old age. Ye Mengde focused on the literary quality of and broad knowledge demonstrated in Wang's later works. Huang Tingjian's two-phase...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2018) 5 (1): 66–94.
Published: 01 April 2018
... in the collection: largely yuefu and prosodically unregulated, old-style shi treating serious, mournful topics. Yuan's implicit claim is that these raw, unornamented, socially relevant works are more fitting successors to the Shijing than the bright, melodious works of many High Tang poets. This is again...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 203–214.
Published: 01 November 2016
.... Such an argument strikes a more poignant note in the regime of socialist China. It will be recalled that the new republic was founded in 1949 amid the euphoric exchange of classical-style poems among Mao and his acolytes such as Liu Yazi and Guo Moruo, as if only the old form could lend a (dynastic) legitimacy...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (2): 313–338.
Published: 01 November 2020
... afternoon when official duties were done and the yard was empty, I would take a fan, walk through the back garden, and climb the old city wall. I plucked wolfberries and chrysanthemums and jumped and knocked over flowers and bamboo. Myriad images came to me, all offering themselves as material for poetry. I...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (1): 108–136.
Published: 01 April 2023
..., respected family draped in shabby cotton, fearfully hiding his hands in his sleeves, hobbling along, carrying several dozen old style calligraphy rubbings that he was trying to sell. I pitied him and wanted to [help], but [my] bag was already empty. So, I beckoned to him to walk with me to the pawn shop...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2018) 5 (1): 148–178.
Published: 01 April 2018
... referring to poetry composed in classical Chinese and in observance of the formal requirements of classical Chinese poetry, regardless of the nationality of the composer (Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, etc.). Its Chinese equivalent is simply shi 詩 (poetry), or jiuti shi 舊體詩 (old-style poetry...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 April 2016
..., and generally just leave home. But they also spend time indoors—or, at the very least, in the constructed spaces of the court and the capital: partaking in banquets, watching spectacles, playing games, and—in private moments—enjoying a tryst with a lover, or combatting insomnia, illness, and old age...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 312–334.
Published: 01 November 2016
... in the boundlessness. 化等蟲沙已渺然。 Depending on the golden pagoda for a living, 寄附錢王金塔畔, 8 In the next life I wish to be a monk. 他生有願作那先。 15 In 1912, at the request of his friend Xu Naichang 徐乃昌 (1869–1943), Shen wrote this poem on a 1905 photograph, taken when he was about fifty-six years old...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (2): 347–379.
Published: 01 November 2015
... the “Yongming style” poetry together with Wang Rong and Xie Tiao, he was among the forerunners who brought forward the innovation from old-style poems to recent-style poems. 沈約 ... ... 作詩講求聲律,提倡 「 四聲 」 、 「 八病 」 說,與王融、謝脁等創造 「 永明體 」 詩,開古詩向近體詩發展之先河。 5 The theory of “four tones and eight defects,” which...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 289–311.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Placing Confucianists and Maoists in One Hall?), in Shi, Shiji laoren de hua , 187 . 22. See poem 62, Beishan lou shi , 171 . Even in his old age, Shi Zhecun advised his students to take this moderate political line. For example, in a letter to his student Gu Jian 辜健 (aka 古劍) dated March 15...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 461–482.
Published: 01 November 2019
... in solitude. He admired the style of Tao Qian's seclusion, and acquired the essence of Pan Yue's lyrics. Living to old age, he indeed could be called a blessed man. 45. 天成二年《張稹墓誌》:⌈勒頌雲:雲鶴比性,官宦難拘。張翰齊名,陶潛並價。龍在人問,鶴飛日下。⌋ 48 Second year of Tian Cheng reign, “Epitaph of Zhang Zhen”: His character...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (2): 209–215.
Published: 01 November 2017
... and daughters devotedly serving their parents-in-law through their old age and beyond. There were individuals in the Bao clan who acknowledged three “mothers” (legal, birth, and surrogate); how was one to prioritize and carry out filial obligations in such a case? Also of interest in Zhang's study...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (2): 306–335.
Published: 01 November 2017
... yuezhang ” 古今樂章 [musical pieces old and new], “ yuefu ci ” 樂府辭 [lyrics to yuefu (tunes)], and “ gudiao gepian ”), as well as poems that drew on antiquity in some way, whether in their titles or topics, had no precedent in the Tang or Five Dynasties. 12 Yao Xuan's prose choices were even more...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 34–59.
Published: 01 April 2020
... unfold according to my plan. I know that you executed all the officials who had served you when you were a prince. If they were here, despite their old age, they could still offer wise strategies. Now that you have had all of them killed, is it not Heaven that is helping me? To seize and capture you I do...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (2): 429–447.
Published: 01 November 2016
... had always used to shade himself from the menacing brightness of the Cultural Revolution had by 1970 scattered. The second source of pain was the calamities that befell his friends during this time: on May 19, 1971, “my father-in-law Xu Senyu passed away at an old age, full of resentment he left us” 徐...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (1): 139–162.
Published: 01 April 2021
... if there are a hundred years in one's life, [one day] you will still grow old, 人生百歲須還老, Never cut back in pursuing pleasure and seeking for laughter, 切莫悋追歡求咲, I only wish we could celebrate like this evening, year after year! 但願年年慶此宵。 As its title suggests, this sanqu was written to celebrate...