Session Information


1: How ‘Early’ Is Early China?

Alexander Beecroft, U of South Carolina, Columbia

2: From Memorization to Production: The Changing Role of Poetry as Cultural Capital in the Formation of Shi 士 Identity

Uffe Bergeton, U of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

3: The Tragedy of Formalism: Yu Xin’s ‘Lament for the Southland’ and the End of Six Dynasties Literature

Nicholas Morrow Williams, U of Hong Kong

4: New Media and New Audience: A Case Study of Yu Xin’s Landscape Inscriptions in the North

Chao Ling, Yale U

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Benjamin Ridgway, U of Puget Sound