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History Channels: Commemoration and Communication in Du Fu’s Kuizhou Poems

Gregory Patterson

in Reading Du Fu: Nine Views

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9789888528448
eISBN:
9789882209916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888528448.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter reads Du Fu’s commemorative poems on Yu the Great and Zhuge Liang in light of the specific communicative conditions of the Three Gorges, the vital yet perilous channel of transport and ... More


The Mother of Qi and Wu Zhao: Connecting to Antiquity, Elevating Mount Song

N. Harry Rothschild

in Emperor Wu Zhao and Her Pantheon of Devis, Divinities, and Dynastic Mothers

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169387
eISBN:
9780231539180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169387.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the role played by the Woman of Tushan in Wu Zhao's political rise. In the second chapter of Sima Qian's Records of the Grand Historian, Qi was the son of Yu the Great, ... More


The Queen Mother of the West and Wu Zhao

N. Harry Rothschild

in Emperor Wu Zhao and Her Pantheon of Devis, Divinities, and Dynastic Mothers

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169387
eISBN:
9780231539180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169387.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter explores the role played by the Queen Mother of the West in amplifying Wu Zhao's political authority. From an array of different ancient directional goddesses who appear on Shang oracle ... More


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