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Wu Song Fights the Tiger free pdf The focus of Chinese literary studies has long been on the written word even though Chinese fiction and drama have strong oral roots and have been shaped by an interplay between oral and written traditions. The culmination of decades working on this issue - and using as its lens the story about how the legendary hero Wu Song killed a tiger with his bare hands - this volume explores Chinese oral professional storytelling and its relations with literary culture in the past and present.

About Vibeke Bordahl

Vibeke Bordahl is a senior researcher affiliated to the Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, University of Copenhagen. Her research focuses on Chinese oral literature and dialectology, grounded in a thorough investigation of the living tradition of Yangzhou storytelling.

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Author : Vibeke Bordahl
Publisher : NIAS Press
Data Published : 01 August 2013
ISBN : 8776941086
EAN : 9788776941086
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 576 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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