Books tagged: chinese poetry

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The Quintessence of Dust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
These poems and brief essays were collected while I live in China. With much soul-searching, I left America and moved to China to be with the woman I love. I will live part of the rest of my life here. My Chinese name is Zhuang Daobai, which was given to me by my wife: Zhuang - Zhuangzi – the Taoist sage;Dao the unknowable path; Bai - the immortal poet Li Bai.
Don Quixote in China: The Search for Peach Blossom Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
T’ao Yuan Ming, a 4th century Chinese poet, wrote of a mysterious utopia in the remote mountains of China, where generations of Chinese had isolated themselves from China’s wars and rebellions and knew nothing of the outside world. Sixteen centuries later, after sifting through clues leading him to believe it actually exists, Dean Barrett journeyed into China in search of this utopia.
Basic Poetic Forms (and how to write them)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This handy guide is designed to help you write more and better poems. It includes the ‘rules’ for writing poems in basic forms such as the villanelle, sonnet and more, as well as less frequently used forms such as the pantoum. The guide focuses on carefully selected forms that are most useful for both the experienced and beginner poet.
21st Century Chinese Poetry, No.1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Chinese
REVISED EDITION, JAN 2014. Please visit ModernChinesePoetry.com for sample poems. The journal of 21st Century Chinese Poetry was founded with the intention of introducing modern Chinese poetry to readers worldwide. The editor-and-translator team selects some of the best poems written in Chinese by today's poets from all geographical areas. This issue includes 28 poems by 12 poets.
Chinese Literature and Culture Volume 2
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 88,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by IntLingo. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
From the runaway bride Peach in "An Empty Home" to the mute housemaid Jiahui in “Journey of Conscience” to the successful but disillusioned businessman Hu Wenqing, this volume reflects the diverse problems of contemporary Chinese work-a-day life and a search for meaning in a changing world. From most of these stories you hear the critical voice of today’s Chinese writers and a call ...