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How to Read Chinese Poetry

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

Shi Poetry: Music Bureau Poems Yuefu Jui-lung Su 5. A reprint of the article published in International Philosophical Quarterly 33. Regardless, it's still a good introduction to classical Chinese poetry and it offers insights into the historical contexts, development and interpretation of the poems. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press. The were an important gestational period for traditional Chinese culture when the roots of many later developments first took hold, influenced both by the contending political entities of the period and by the widespread assimilation of Indian Buddhist outlooks. A volume bearing the same title is forthcoming at Columbia University Press. This lyric genre emerged from the or tradition, cultivated a distinct literati ancient style in the , and developed diverse modes of self-presentation in the poetry of and.

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Welcome to Zong

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

In-depth collaboration between Chinese and Western scholars is only a first step toward achieving our ideal of 'scholarly traditions around the world form one family'. The Matrix of Lyric Transformation: Poetic Modes and Self-Presentation in Early Chinese Pentasyllabic Poetry. Tetrasyllabic Shi Poetry: The Book of Poetry Shijing William H. Sound recording is available online. Recent-Style Shi Poetry: Quatrains Jueju Charles Egan 11. He has edited A Chinese Literary Mind: Culture, Creativity, and Rhetoric in Wenxin diaolong Stanford, 2001 , Chinese Aesthetics: The Ordering of Literature, the Arts, and the Universe in the Six Dynasties Hawaii, 2004 , How to Read Chinese Poetry: A Guided Anthology Columbia, 2008 , Sound and Sense of Chinese Poetry Duke, 2015 , and How to Read Chinese Poetry in Context: Chinese Poetic Culture from Antiquity through the Tang Columbia, 2018. New York: Columbia University Press.

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How to Read Chinese Poetry : Zong

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

Ci Poetry: Short Song Lyrics Xiaoling Maija Bell Samei 13. Featuring 143 poems and addressing the full scope of the Chinese poetic tradition, this book reflects a bold, collective effort to render that tradition more accessible. Recent-Style Shi Poetry: Pentasyllabic Regulated Verse Wuyan Lushi Zong-qi Cai 9. The companion volume How to Read Chinese Poetry Workbook presents 100 famous poems 56 are new selections in Chinese, English, and romanization, accompanied by prose translation, textual notes, commentaries, and recordings. Each chapter is prepared by a scholar who specializes in a particular period or genre. Zong-qi Cai Columbia University Press, 2008 , pp. These unique features facilitate an intense engagement with Chinese poetical texts and help the reader derive aesthetic pleasure and insight from these works as one could from the original.

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How to Read Chinese Poetry Workbook by Zong

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

Sound recordings of the poems are available online free of charge. These unique features facilitate an intense engagement with Chinese poetical texts and help the reader derive aesthetic pleasure and insight from these works as one could from the original. Especially helpful is the int For someone who has tried to approach Chinese poetry through sluggish and posturing academic works Stephen Owen, no offence , this volume is a nice departure from all that. Ann Arbor: Center for Chinese Studies, The University of Michigan. Beijing: Zhonghua Shuju, 2013, pp. He is the author of The Matrix of Lyric Transformation: Poetic Modes and Self-Presentation in Early Chinese Pentasyllabic Poetry Michigan, 1996 and Configurations of Comparative Poetics: Three Perspectives on Western and Chinese Literary Criticism Hawai'i, 2002 , and is the editor of A Chinese Literary Mind: Culture, Creativity, and Rhetoric in Wenxin dialong Stanford, 2001 and Chinese Aesthetics: The Ordering of Literature, the Arts, and the Universe in the Six Dynasties Hawai'i, 2004.

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How to Read Chinese Poetry Workbook

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

Taipei: Institute of Philosophy and Literature, Academia Sinica, 2009. The volume is divided into 6 chronological sections and features more than 140 examples of the best shi, sao, fu, ci, and qu poems. Also really helps you understand the challenges of translation, helps you read translations with a clearer sense of how the original forms operate and are pretty difficult to translate literally. An extensive glossary cross-references classical and modern Chinese usage, characters and compounds, and multiple character meanings, and online sound recordings are provided for each poem and its prose translation free of charge. Harold Bloom Philadelphia: Chelsea House, 2003 , pp.

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Articles

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

While the grandeur might be taken for granted in these early works, as well as selective use of folksiness, Cai traces many distinct emerging themes and emphasizes that of transience because of its centrality to subsequent concerns. It felt quite academic at times, and was a bit of a slog to get through. Zong-qi Cai Columbia University Press, 2008 , pp. Designed to work with the acclaimed course text How to Read Chinese Poetry: A Guided Anthology, the How to Read Chinese Poetry Workbook introduces classical Chinese to advanced beginners and learners at higher levels, teaching them how to appreciate Chinese poetry in its original form. Zong-qi Cai Stanford: Stanford Univ. Zong-qi Cai is professor of Chinese, comparative literature, and medieval studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

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How to Read Chinese Poetry/Zong

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

I often felt something was lacking in the translation since the sources for the Chinese texts were generally included accompanying aids, like annotations, commentaries, background information on the poem and author, plus a paraphrase in modern Chinese or Japanese. This book fulfills a real need for tools to understand the Chinese poetic tradition. Zhengzhou, Zhongzhou chubanshe, 2002, pp. These unique features facilitate an intense engagement with Chinese poetical texts and help the reader derive aesthetic pleasure and insight from these works as one could from the original. How to Read Chinese Poetry: A Guided Anthology.

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How to Read Chinese Poetry by Zong

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

A comprehensive introduction and extensive thematic table of contents highlight the thematic, formal, and prosodic features of Chinese poetry, and each chapter is written by a scholar who specializes in a particular period or genre. A Synthesis: Rhythm, Syntax, and Vision of Chinese Poetry Zong-qi Cai Phonetic Transcriptions of Entering-Tone Characters Abbreviations of Primary Texts Contributors Glossary-Index Zong-qi Cai is professor of Chinese and comparative literature at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Pentasyllabic Shi Poetry: Landscape and Farmstead Poems Wendy Swartz 7. In particular, I appreciated the word-for-word translations that accompanied most of the poems, along with a more standard translation. It also helps dispel certain myths about Chinese poetry and the written language that are commonly held because of Ezra Pound and Ernest Fenollosa, who lacked any real knowledge of Chinese in spite of the success of their translations. The kind of information accompanying each poem is much like the notes that appear in Chinese and Japanese anthologies of poems. Zong-qi Cai is the author of The Matrix of Lyric Transformation: Poetic Modes and Self-Presentation in Early Chinese Pentasyllabic Poetry Michigan, 1996 , Configurations of Comparative Poetics: Three Perspectives on Western and Chinese Literary Criticism Hawaii, 2002 , and How to Read Chinese Poetry Workbook co-authored with Jie Cui; Columbia, 2011.

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How to Read Chinese Poetry Workbook

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

Ci Poetry: Long Song Lyrics on Objects Yongwu Ci Shuen-fu Lin 15. It looks at the social, the historical, the philosophical, the grammatical and stylistic parts of each poem, poet, and poetic movement. Sound recordings of the poems are available online free of charge. Poems are presented in Chinese and English and are accompanied by a tone-marked romanized version, an explanation of Chinese linguistic and poetic conventions, and recommended reading strategies. Poems are presented in Chinese and English and are accompanied by a tone-marked romanized version, an explanation of Chinese linguistic and poetic conventions, and recommended reading strategies.

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How to Read Chinese Poetry by Zong

how to read chinese poetry cai zong qi

A comprehensive introduction and extensive thematic table of contents highlight the thematic, formal, and prosodic features of Chinese poetry, and each chapter is written by a scholar who specializes in a particular period or genre. Shi Poetry: Music Bureau Poems Yuefu Jui-lung Su 5. Sound recordings of the poems are available online free of charge. The Forum strives to provide a broad range of services for students, scholars, and all Chinese poetry lovers. Widely published in both English and Chinese, Prof. The volume features more than 140 famous poems representing the best examples of shi, sao, fu, ci, and qu poetry, and is chronologically divided into six sections.

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