Oral Literature in Modern China
Chinese storytelling has survived through more than a millennium into our own time, while similar oral arts have fallen into oblivion in the West. Under the main heading of 'The Eternal Storyteller', in August 1996 the Nordic Institute of Asian Studies hosted an International Workshop on Oral...
Published November 24th 1998 by Routledge
This is 'the most in-depth work on traditional oral narrative in the Yangzi delta published in English to date. ... Boerdahl is to be commended for producing such a rigorous study. Her enthusiasm for and love of the art is apparent in every sentence' (Asian Folklore Studies)....
Published April 10th 1996 by Routledge