Literature

Wang Bangwei 王邦维. Transcultural Imagination: Literature, Myths and History 《跨文化的想象:文献、神话与历史》. Beijing: Encyclopedia of China Publishing House 中国大百科全书出版社, 2017. Reviewed by Duan Nan (段南) Transcultural Imagination: Literature, Myths and History (《跨文化的想象:文献、神话与历史》) is written by Bangwei Wang (王邦维), a...More
Nguyen Dang Diep . Vietnamese Modern Poetry: Progress and Phenomena (Thơ Việt Nam hiện đại: Tiến trình và hiện tượng) . Hanoi: Publishing House of Literature, 2014. Reviewed by Tran Dang Trung (Vietnam National University-Hanoi; 2015-2016 HYI Visiting Fellow) Literary scholarship in Vietnam has...More
Nguyen Ba Thanh. A Panorama of Vietnamese Poetry: 1945-1975 (Toàn cảnh thơ Việt Nam: 1945-1975). Hanoi: Vietnam National University Press, 2015. Reviewed by Tran Dang Trung (Ph.D. Candidate, Vietnam National University-Hanoi; 2015-16 HYI Visiting Fellow) Scholarship on the period of revolution and...More
Sibaji Bandyopadhyay. Bangla Sishu Sahityer Choto Meyera: A collection of Essays by Sibaji Bandyopadhyay [The Female Children of Bengali Children’s Literature]. Kolkata: Gangcheel Press, 2007. শিবাজী বন্দ্যোপাধ্যায়. বাংলা শিশুসাহিত্যের ছোটো মেয়েরা. কলকাতা: গাঙচিল, 2007 Reviewed by: Barnali Chanda...More
Shao Yiping 邵毅平. A Study of the Lunheng 論衡研究 . Shanghai: Fudan daxue chubanshe, 2009. Reviewed by Mengmeng Ji (Ph.D. Candidate, Fudan University; 2015-2016 HYI Visiting Fellow) This book is a collection of Shao Yiping’s 邵毅平 research articles on the Lunheng 論衡 by Wang Chong王充 (27-97 CE), written...More
Dis/Re-Connecting Japan to Taiwan: The Complex Feelings of Different Japanese Generations toward Taiwan in Yoshida Shūichi’s Road ( Hiroko Matsuzaki , Postdoctoral Researcher, UC Santa Barbara) The revised working paper has been published in the Electronic Journal of Contemporary Japanese Studies...More
《全元文》作者地理分布的可视化呈现 [ Mapping the Geographical Distribution of Authors in The Complete Prose of the Yuan] ( Xu Yongming , Zhejiang University) [内容提要] 《全元文》的作者共计3200余人,有籍贯或省级行政区域著录的有1794人。本文对这1794位作者的地理分布进行了数据分析及可视化呈现。从对数据的分析和地图的可视化呈现来看,《全元文》的作者主要分布在元中书省所辖的腹里地区和故宋都城临安(杭州)的周边省县,前者主要集中在山东、河北、山西和河南,...More
Zhang Chuntian 張春田 . Revolution and Lyricism: Cultural Politics of the Southern Society and Chinese Modernity (1903-1922) 革命與抒情:南社的文化政治與中國現代性( 1903-1922 ) . Shanghai People’s Publishing House, 2015. Reviewed by Cui Wendong (Lecturer, School of Humanities and Social Science, The Chinese University...More
Yu-Yu Cheng 鄭毓瑜. Discovering Metaphors in Categories: A Keyword in Chinese Literary Studies (引譬連類: 文學研究的關鍵詞), Taipei: Linking Publishing, 2014 (first edition, 2012) Reviewed by Mengwen ZHU ( Ph.D. candidate, The University of Hong Kong) This book explores the phenomenon of “adopting metaphors and...More
Shao Yiping 邵毅平 . The World of the Merchant in Chinese Literature 中國文學中的商人世界 . Shanghai, Fudan University Press, 2005. Reviewed by Mengmeng Ji , Ph.D. Candidate, Fudan University Merchants and the life around them have been important motifs throughout pre-modern Chinese literature. As the...More
Norihisa Suzuki 鈴木範久. Japanese in the Bible: the history of translation 『聖書の日本語 : 翻訳の歴史』. Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten 岩波書店, 2006. Reviewed by Akiko Yokoyama (PhD candidate, Hitotsubashi University) The Bible has been translated into more languages than any other text in the world. The process of...More
Ge Xiaoyin 葛曉音. Stylistic Studies on Chinese Poetry from the Pre-Qin, the Han, the Wei to the Six Dynasties 先秦漢魏六朝詩歌體式研究 . Beijing: Peking University Press, 2012. Reviewed by Mengwen Zhu (The University of Hong Kong; 2014-15 HYI Visiting Fellow) This book is a collection of twenty-one papers (...More

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