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Volume 5  •  Issue 1 •  April 2018

Regular Issue

Editors Yuan Xingpei & Zong-qi Cai

 

Table of Contents

 

The Attendant’s Lament: Loansharking, Squeeze, and Extortion in the Yangzhou Novel Fengyue meng (Seductive Dreams)

KEITH MCMAHON

 

Men’s Appearance and Political Careers in Han China

YIQUN ZHOU

 

Music, Morality, and Genre in Tang Poetry

QIAN ZHIXI and CASEY SCHOENBERGER

 

The Xikun Experiment: Imitation and the Making of the New Poetic Style in the Early Northern Song

YUGEN WANG

 

Beef, Fish, and Chestnut Cake: Food for Heroes in the Late Imperial Chinese Novel

YAN LIANG

 

The Pursuit of the Dao: Natsume Sōseki and His Kanshi of 1916

XIAOHUI ZHANG

 


Volume 4  •  Issue 2 •  November 2017

Special Issue Song Dynasty Literature and Culture

Guest Editor Ronald Egan

Cover Art: 宋蘇軾書歸去來兮辭,局部


 

Table of Contents

 

Introduction

RONALD EGAN

 

Su Shi Studies

 

Su Shi’s Gift to Zhuo Qishun and the Sociality of Calligraphy

XIAOSHAN YANG

 

The Past Lives of Su Shi: Stories of Truth and Adaptation

ZHU GANG and ZHAO HUIJUN

XIAO RAO, translator

 

A Study of Su Shi’s Calligraphy Scroll Containing “Rhapsody on Dongting Spring Colors Wine” and “Rhapsody on Pine Wine of Zhongshan”

I LO-FEN

RONALD EGAN, translator

 

The Literary Past, Literature and Moral Values

 

Defining the “Finest”: A Northern Song View of Tang Dynasty Literary Culture in the Wen cui

ANNA M. SHIELDS

 

What Was Good Writing (or Reading) in Eleventh-Century China? Rethinking Guwen and Its Relation to Daoxue

HSIAO-WEN CHENG

 

A Family of Filial Exemplars: The Baos of Luzhou in the Northern Song

CONG ELLEN ZHANG

 

Poetry

 

Returning Empty-handed: Reading the Yifan feng Corpus as Buddhist Parting Poetry

JASON PROTASS

 

Poems with Contested Meanings

RONALD EGAN