list is currently under revision and will be updated as information is
available. Access to readings are limited to participants only.
CHINESE CULTURES AND HISTORIES IN GLOBAL CONTEXTS: A FACULTY DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE FOR BUILDING CHINESE STUDIES
July 17 to July 28, 2017
Watson, James. (1985). “Standardizing the Gods: the Promotion of T’ien Hou (‘Empress of Heaven’) along the South China Coast, 960-1960.” In Johnson, David., Nathan, Andrew., and Rawski, Evelyn (Eds), in Popular Culture in Late Imperial China, pp. 292-324. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Wolf, Arthur. (1978). “Gods, Ghosts, and Ancestors.” In Studies in Chinese Society, pp. 131-182. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Teiser, Stephen. (1993). “The Growth of Purgatory.” In Ebray, Patricia., and Gregory, Peter (Eds), Religion and Society in Tang and Sung China, pp. 115-145. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.
Sangren, P. Steven. (1983). “Female Gender in Chinese Religious Symbols: Kuan Yin, Ma Tsu, and the ‘Eternal Mother.’” Signs, Vol. 9, pp. 4-25.
Von Glahn, Richard. (1991). “The Enchantment of Wealth: The God Wutong in the Social History of Jiangnan.” Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies, Vol. 51, pp. 651-714.
Ebrey, Patricia (trans.). (2001). “The Book of Filial Piety for Women Attributed to a Woman Née Zheng,” In Mann, Susan., and Cheng, Yu-yin (Eds.), Under Confucian Eyes: Writings on Gender in Chinese History, pp. 47-70. (Univ. of California Press, 2001),
Pu, Songling, 1640-1715. (2006). "The Painted Skin." In Minford, John (trans. and ed.), The Painted Skin [in, Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio (Penguin Classics). London: Penguin.
Lienu zhuan. 1 Matronly Models, Introduction; 1.1The Two Consorts of Youyou; 4. The Chaste and the Obedient; 4.2 Boji of Duke Gong of Song; 6. Accomplished speakers; 6.15 Daughter of the Chief of the Treasury of Qi; 7. Depraved Favorites; 7.12 Two Depraved Women of Wey. Access Here.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Michelle King: Gender and the Family in Late Imperial China
Kwa, Shiamin., and Idema, Wilt. (trans. and eds). (2010). “Poem of Mulan,”
“Song of Mulan,” “The Female Mulan Joins the Army in Place of Her Father.” In Mulan: Five Versions of a Classic Chinese
Legend, pp. 1-30. (Hackett,
Bray, Francesca. (2005). “The Inner Quarters: Oppression or Freedom?” In
Knapp, Ronald G., and Kai-yin Lo. (Eds).
House Home Family: Living and Being Chinese, pp. 259-279. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Shana Brown, Michelle King & Peter Hershock: Teaching Chinese Cultures and Histories: A Group Discussion