World Literature Program

Chinese Literature

WORLD LITERATURE PROGRAM | ENGLISH DEPARTMENT | CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY
 

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Chinese Literature

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Links to Recommended Online Resources

Creighton University Campus, Local Access Resources

Selected Bibliography

Audiovisual Resources

 

Authors and Works

Links to Recommended Online Resources:

Dr. Robert Churchill's Handbook for the Study of Eastern Literatures:

Ancient China
Book of Songs
Confucius

Dr. Kathleen Rettig's Annotated Bibliography for the Study of Women's Literature:

Li Ch'ing-chao

Dr. Fidel Fajardo-Acosta's World Literature Website:

Lu Xun

Chinese Literature Classics (texts in English and Chinese, Confucius, Mencius, Lao Tze, and others)

China the Beautiful: Chinese Arts and Literature (Arts, Painting, Calligraphy, Poetry, Classic Writings)

Confucius: On-Line Texts (Chinese and English)

 

Creighton University Campus, Local Access Resources:

Reinert Alumni Library Collections

World Literature Program Library

 

Selected Bibliography

Resource Locations

Call numbers refer to the collections at Creighton University's Reinert Alumni Library (RAL) Other locations include the World Literature Program Library (Hitchcock Communication Arts Building Room 303) and the English Department's Library (Hitchcock Communication Arts Building Room 305). For assistance with materials held in the World Literature and English Department libraries call (402) 280-2822

Bailey, Roger B. Guide to Chinese Poetry and Drama. (RAL) Reference: PL 2957 .B34

Birrell, Anne. Chinese Mythology: An Introduction. (RAL) BL 1825 B57 1993

Bush, Richard C. Religion in China. (RAL) BL 1810 .B87

Chang, Kang-i Sun, Six Dynasties Poetry

-----, The Evolution of Chinese Tz'u Poetry from Late T'ang to Northern Sung (1980)

Confucius, The Analects. trans. with intro. by D. C. Lau (RAL) PL2478.L5 1979

Creel, Herrlee Glessner. Confucius and the Chinese Way. (RAL) B 128.C8 C65 l960

Davis, A. R. (Albert Richard), T'ao Yüan-Ming (1984)

-----, Tu Fu (1971) (RAL) PL2675 .D3

Fingarette, Herbert., Confucius--The Secular as Sacred (1972) (RAL) B128.C8 F48

Giles, Herbert Allen. A History of Chinese Literature. (RAL) PL 2907 .G5

Guanzhong, Lou and M. Roberts. Three Kingdoms: A Historical Novel. (RAL) PL 2690 S3E53 1991

Hawkes, David, A Little Primer of Tu Fu (1967) (RAL) PL2675 .H3

Hightower, Robert, The Poetry of T'ao Ch'ien (1970)

Hsia, Chik-tsing. The Classic Chinese Novel: a Critical Introduction. (RAL) PL 2415 .H8

Hu, P'in-Ch'ing, Li Ch'ing-Chao, (1966) (RAL) PL2682.Z5 H8

Li Ch'ing-chao, Li Ching-chao: Complete Poems. trans. and ed. Kenneth Rexroth & Ling Chung, (RAL) PL2682.A27. 1979

Lee, Leo Ou-Fan, Lu Xun and his Legacy (1985)

-----, Voices from the Iron House: A Study of Lu Xun (1987)

Lim, Shirley Geok Lin and A. Ling,eds. Reading the Literatures of Asian America. (RAL) PS 153 A84R43 1992

Liu, James J. The Art of Chinese Poetry. (RAL) PL2307.L57 1966

Lyell, William A., Lu Hsun's Vision of Reality (1976) (RAL) PL2754.S5 Z759

Owen, Stephen, Traditional Chinese Poetry and Poetics (RAL) PL2307.089 1985

-----, Remembrances: The Experience of the Past in Classical Chinese Literature

-----, The Great Age of Chinese Poetry: The High T'ang (1980)

Plaks, Andrew, Archetype and Allegory in the Dream of the Red Chamber (1976)

Strassberg, Richard E., The World of K'ung Shang-jen (1985)

Ts'ao, Hsueh-Ch'in, The Story of the Stone, trans. David Hawkes, five volumes (1973-1986) (RAL) PL2727 .S2

Wagner, Marsha L., Wang Wei (1981) (RAL) PL2676 .W23

Waley, Arthur, The Poetry and Career of Li Po

-----, The Genius of Li Po (1950)

Wang Ching-hsien, From Ritual to Allegory: Seven Essays in Early Chinese Poetry (1988)

Wu Ch'eng-en, The Journey to the West (1980) (RAL) PL2697.H75 E596 1980

-----, Monkey, trans. Arthur Waley (1943)

Yoshikawa, Kojiro. 500 years of Chinese Poetry: 1150-1650. (RAL) PL 2322.5 Y6713 l989

Yu, Pauline, The Reading of Imagery in the Chinese Poetic Tradition (1987)

-----, The Poetry of Wang Wei (1980)

 

Audiovisual Resources:

Resource Locations

Call numbers refer to the collections at Creighton University's Reinert Alumni Library (RAL) Other locations include the World Literature Program Library (Hitchcock Communication Arts Building Room 303) and the English Department's Library (Hitchcock Communication Arts Building Room 305). For assistance with materials held in the World Literature and English Department libraries call (402) 280-2822.

Chinese Poetry, commentary and reading in Chinese by Wu-Chi Liu, 1 audiocassette (World Literature Library: Hitchcock Communication Arts Building Room 303)

Jensen, Timothy A., "Teaching Oriental Classics to Western Students", lecture (August 20, 1993), 1 videocassette (World Lit Library, CA 303)

----- "Oriental Religions and Philosophy," lecture (August28, 1993) (World Lit Library, CA 303)

Writers & Revolutionaries (Lives of Lu-Xun and Kita Ikki) [videorecording, 60 min.] (RAL) MEDIA 1736 Video- cassette

 

last updated: 8/5/2003

 

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