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Ding Yaokang & Ming-Qing Literature

A review of Re-reading the Seventeenth Century: Ding Yaokang (1599-1669) and His Writings, by Xiaoqiao Ling. Living through the final decades of the Ming Dynasty…

Chinese Vernacular Fiction in 18th-c. Japan

A review of Locating China in Time and Space: Engagement with Chinese Vernacular Fiction in Eighteenth-Century Japan, by William Christopher Hedberg. William Hedberg’s dissertation considers…