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Xue Tao – Medieval Chinese poetry

By |2019-04-01T07:02:04-07:00June 6th, 2017|China, Literature|

Flute players like Xue Tao (T'ang Dynasty China) Xue Tao's childhood Like Bai Juyi, the poet Xue Tao was born in China during the T'ang Dynasty. She was a little older than Bai Juyi; she was born in 768 AD, during An Lushan's rebellion. Who was Bai Juyi? More Chinese literature All our [...]

Chinese poetry project – medieval China

By |2018-04-18T17:19:24-07:00June 6th, 2017|China, Literature|

Chinese poetry project: A T'ang Dynasty landscape painting and poem Some ideas for projects to help you understand Bai Juyi's poetry better: A poem about Chinese government 1) Bai Juyi wrote clear, simple poems that often pointed out problems with the Chinese government. How would you have felt living under Chinese government? One [...]

Bai Juyi – Medieval Chinese poetry

By |2019-02-08T05:56:15-07:00June 6th, 2017|China, Literature|

The tomb of Bai Juyi Who was Bai Juyi? Bai Juyi was born in China during the T'ang Dynasty, in 772 AD, just at the end of the great rebellion of An Lushan and not long after Xue Tao was born. The poet Xue Tao Early Chinese literature The T'ang Dynasty All our ancient [...]