Jin Ping Mei – A Wild Horse in Chinese Literature: Essays on Texts, Illustrations and Translations of a Late Sixteenth-Century Masterpiece

Hardback: $95.00
ISBN-13: 9788776943189
Published: November 2022

Additional Information

470 pages | 3 color and 26 b&w illus.
  • About the Book
  • About the Author(s)
    • Vibeke Børdahl, Editor

      Dr Vibeke Børdahl, a senior researcher at NIAS, has been described as one of the most accomplished scholars in the study of Chinese oral literature. As well as doing much research on the interplay of oral and written traditions in Chinese popular literature and performance culture, over the past decade she has translated the full work of Jin Ping Mei into Danish.
    • Lintao Qi, Editor

      Dr Lintao (Rick) Qi is Lecturer of Translation Studies at Monash University. Besides actively researching and publishing on important translation issues concerning Chinese traditional and modern literature (including an acclaimed study of Jin Ping Mei), Rick is also a certified translator and the editor of two journals in the field.
  • Reviews and Endorsements
    • An important contribution to the scholarship of Jin Ping Mei not just as Chinese narrative but also as world literature.
      —Margaret Wan, University of Utah