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The burden of female talent : the poet Li Qingzhao and her history in China

Author: 李, 清照(1081- ) ; Ronald Egan
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Asia Center, Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2013.
Series: Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series, 90.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"By re-examining the Chinese woman poet Li Qingzhao, Egan discusses the traditional manipulation of her image to mold her talent to make it compatible with ideals of womanly conduct and identity, and reveals the difficulty literary culture had in coping with her extraordinary conduct and ability"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Literary criticism
Biographie
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Qingzhao Li; Qingzhao Li; Qingzhao Li; Li, Qingzhao
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 李, 清照(1081- ) ; Ronald Egan
ISBN: 9780674726697 0674726693
OCLC Number: 838196323
Description: vii, 422 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Women as writers in the Song Dynasty --
Writing and the struggle for acceptance --
Song lyrics preliminaries --
Widowhood, remarriage, divorce --
Writings from the aftermath --
The "afterword" --
The beginnings of "Li Qingzhao": reception during the Southern Song and Yuan --
Saving the widow, denying the remarriage: reception during the Ming and Qing --
Modernism, revisionism, feminism: reception in modern times --
Song lyrics, part 1 --
Song lyrics, part 2.
Series Title: Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series, 90.
Responsibility: Ronald Egan.

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An exception to the rule that the first-rank poets in premodern China were men, the woman poet Li Qingzhao (1084-1150s) occupies a crucial place in Chinese literature. The author challenges  Read more...

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The number of song lyrics that may be reliably identified as Li s is halved to 36 and none is conclusively dated, while previous interpretations tied to assumptions about her life are disproved. Egan Read more...

 
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