Text, Performance, and Gender in Chinese Literature and Music: Essays in Honor of Wilt Idema

Text, Performance, and Gender in Chinese Literature and Music: Essays in Honor of Wilt Idema

by Maghiel van Crevel, Maghiel Van Crevel, Tian Yuan Tan, Michel Hockx
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004179062

ISBN-13: 9789004179066

Pub. Date: 11/27/2009

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

Wilt Idema is one of the world's leading scholars and translators of Chinese literature, with research interests ranging from classical poetry to premodern fiction, performance literature and women's writing. His oeuvre is exceptional in its inclusiveness and its ability to let different historical periods, genres and issues speak to one another, and to make the

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Wilt Idema is one of the world's leading scholars and translators of Chinese literature, with research interests ranging from classical poetry to premodern fiction, performance literature and women's writing. His oeuvre is exceptional in its inclusiveness and its ability to let different historical periods, genres and issues speak to one another, and to make the riches of Chinese literature accessible to a wide range of readers. In honor of his work, this collection brings together new research by twenty-two prominent scholars in a field of tremendous scope and diversity, on topics including genre characteristics, literary representations of social and political history, gender and cultural identity, music, autobiography, women's writing, internet literature and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004179066
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/27/2009
Series:
Sinica Leidensia Series , #92
Pages:
468
Product dimensions:
9.50(w) x 6.50(h) x 1.20(d)

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