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From Historicity to Fictionality: The Chinese Poetics of Narrative

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This work analyses traditional Chinese narrative and the major conventions and strategies of reading and interpreting narrative works.

Synopsis:

A comprehensive, comparative, and cross-cultural study of the poetics of the entire Chinese narrative tradition.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-196) and indexes.

About the Author

Sheldon H. Lu is Associate Professor of Chinese, Film Studies, and Cultural Studies at the University of Pittsburgh.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804723190
Author:
Lu, Sheldon Hsiao-peng
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Author:
Lu, Sheldon
Author:
Lu, Sheldon Hsiao-Peng
Author:
Lu, Hsiao-Peng
Location:
Stanford, Calif. :
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
China
Subject:
Narration (rhetoric)
Subject:
South & Southeast Asian *
Subject:
Chinese fiction
Subject:
Narration
Subject:
Asian - General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Cultural Sitings
Series Volume:
no. 17
Publication Date:
19941031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
228

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