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Harvard-Yenching Institute Monograph Series 121

Feeling the Past in Seventeenth-Century China

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$60.00 • £48.95 • €54.00

ISBN 9780674241114

Publication Date: 10/15/2019


  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Conventions
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Deliverance Play: Locating the Body as Seat of Self
  • 2. Memoirs and Diaries: The Feeling Body and Place-Making
  • 3. Literary Escapes from Trauma: The Writings of Ding Yaokang
  • 4. The Erotic Novel: The Sinful Past and the Ailing Body
  • 5. The Historical Play: Postmemory and the Bleeding Body
  • Epilogue
  • Appendix
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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