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The Columbia Anthology of Yuan Drama (Translations from the Asian Classics)
The Columbia Anthology of Yuan Drama (Translations from the Asian Classics)
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231122672, isbn: 0231122675,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
This anthology features translations of ten seminal plays written during the Yuan dynasty (1279–1368), a period considered the golden age of Chinese theater. By turns lyrical and earthy, sentimental and ironic, Yuan drama spans a broad emotional, l...


The Peony Pavilion: Mudan ting, Second Edition
The Peony Pavilion: Mudan ting, Second Edition
By Indiana University Press
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mpn: 9780253215277, ean: 9780253215277, isbn: 0253215277,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
The celebrated English translation of this classic work of Chinese literature is now available in an updated paperback edition. Written in 1598 by Tang Xianzu, The Peony Pavilion is one of literature’s most memorable love stories and a masterpiece ...


The Mahabharata
The Mahabharata
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231110556, isbn: 0231110553,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
An ancient Indian epic that tells of the adventures of the five sons of King Pandu and the wars they fought, in which the god Krishna participated disguised as a charioteer...


The Lontar Anthology of Indonesian Drama Vol. 3: New Directions, 1965-1998
The Lontar Anthology of Indonesian Drama Vol. 3: New Directions, 1965-1998
By Cobina Gillitt
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9789798083723, isbn: 9798083725,

As Soeharto's New Order government became increasingly authoritarian, censoring and crushing public opposition openly and often brutally, there was a clear shift in playwriting style from allegorical fairy tales of wordplay, humor and oblique referen...


Alternative Chinese Opera in the Age of Globalization: Performing Zero (Studies in International Performance)
Alternative Chinese Opera in the Age of Globalization: Performing Zero (Studies in International Performance)
By Palgrave Macmillan
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ean: 9780230245655, isbn: 023024565X,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
Bringing the study of Chinese theatre into the 21st-century, Lei discusses ways in which traditional art can survive and thrive in the age of modernization and globalization. Building on her previous work, this new book focuses on various forms of Ch...


Chushingura (The Treasury of Loyal Retainers): A Puppet Play
Chushingura (The Treasury of Loyal Retainers): A Puppet Play
By Donald Keene
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mpn: notes, ean: 9780231035316, isbn: 0231035314,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Presents a translation of the eighteenth-century Japanese drama....


The Columbia Anthology of Modern Chinese Drama (Weatherhead Books on Asia)
The Columbia Anthology of Modern Chinese Drama (Weatherhead Books on Asia)
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231165037, isbn: 023116503X,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
This condensed anthology reproduces close to a dozen plays from Xiaomei Chen's well-received original collection, The Columbia Anthology of Modern Chinese Drama, along with her critical introduction to the historical, cultural, and aesthetic evolutio...


Three Plays by Kobo Abe
Three Plays by Kobo Abe
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231082815, isbn: 0231082819,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Three plays by one of contemporary Japan's most prominent writers--Involuntary Homicide, The Green Stockings, The Ghost is Here--translated for this volume reveal Kobo Abe's deep love of absurdity in the face of universal concerns....


CO NU (Vietnamese Edition)
CO NU (Vietnamese Edition)
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ean: 9781547014453, isbn: 1547014458,

(This is the moment, 1954, The Viet Cong occupied Hanoi boring, a pitiful wounded City) Poem by HOANG ANH TUAN, Poet The one thousand nine hundred fifty four. In the dreary days of chastity and pitiful Hanoi, On the desolate of Hanoi starting slide i...


Modern Korean Drama: An Anthology
Modern Korean Drama: An Anthology
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231149471, isbn: 0231149476,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Carefully selected and represented, the plays in this collection showcase both the fantastic and the realistic innovations of Korean dramatists during a time of rapid social and historical change. Stretching from 1962 to 2004, these seven works tackl...


Kabuki Plays On Stage. Volume 3: Darkness and Desire, 1804-1864
Kabuki Plays On Stage. Volume 3: Darkness and Desire, 1804-1864
By Brand: University of Hawaii Press
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ean: 9780824824556, isbn: 0824824555,

Darkness and Desire, 1804-1864, is the third volume in a monumental new series-the first collection of kabuki play translations to be published in nearly a quarter of a century. Fifty-one plays, published in four volumes, vividly trace kabuki's chang...


Snow in August
Snow in August
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ean: 9789629960681, isbn: 9629960680,

From Gao Xingjian, a winner of the 2000 Nobel Prize for Literature, comes a "major drama about life.Snow in August blends Eastern and Western cultures. In form, there are elements of Shakespearean and Greek tragedy, but in spirit, it embodies a uniqu...


Introduction to Bharat's Natyasastra
Introduction to Bharat's Natyasastra
By Brand: Munshirm Manoharlal Pub Pvt Ltd
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ean: 9788121508292, isbn: 8121508290,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
Bharata's Natyasastra, the earliest treatise on dramatics, is, even today, the origin of our dramatic tradition. Besides being the most important study of dramatics, it is also the most comprehensive. The all-inclusive quality, however, creates probl...


Ramanujar: The Life and Ideas of Ramanuja
Ramanujar: The Life and Ideas of Ramanuja
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ean: 9780195691610, isbn: 019569161X,

This volume is an English translation of Indira Parthasarathy's award-winning Tamil play Ramanujar on the life, ideas and beliefs of Ramanuja. This play attempts to retrieve the social reformer from "the prison of establishment" and views his life a...


Diary of a Taxi Driver: True Stories From Singapore's Most Educated Cabdriver
Diary of a Taxi Driver: True Stories From Singapore's Most Educated Cabdriver
By Mingjie Phd Cai
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ean: 9789810850203, isbn: 9810850204,

When Dr. Cai Mingjie, a lifelong scientist and university professor, lost his job at a leading research institute in Singapore, his world collapsed around him. Despite having published numerous papers and a Stanford PhD, he could not find a suitable ...


Thet Giua Hoang Hon (Vietnamese Edition)
Thet Giua Hoang Hon (Vietnamese Edition)
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ean: 9781542800242, isbn: 1542800242,

Thet Giua Hoang Hon is a romantic story occurred during the period of political turmoil in the Republic of South Vietnam and division when a number of the army generals conspired to overthrow the government. This story would keep the reader entertain...


最後的風之花: The Last Windflower (Chinese Edition)
最後的風之花: The Last Windflower (Chinese Edition)
By Cki Elite
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ean: 9780991380985, isbn: 0991380983,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
記得在希臘神話裡的維納斯愛神, 因為她愛慕的美少年在狩獵時被野獸奪走了生命。她擁抱着心愛的戀人不停地流涙, 最後淚水日漸乾涸, 變成了血, 一滴滴流下的血, 滴落在地上, 化成了朵朵...


Brothel #9
Brothel #9
By Brand: Playwrights Canada Press
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ean: 9781770910416, isbn: 1770910417,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
Two men strike a deal, and Rekha, a young village woman, suddenly finds herself sold into prostitution. Confined to a Calcutta brothel, Rekha must learn to shape her own identity in this provocative and moving play about the human spirit's ability to...


Like Clouds or Mists: Studies and Translations of No Plays of the Genpei War (Cornell East Asia)
Like Clouds or Mists: Studies and Translations of No Plays of the Genpei War (Cornell East Asia)
By Cornell University - Cornell East Asia Series
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ean: 9781933947594, isbn: 1933947594,

This volume is organized to roughly follow the order of events presented in the Kakuichi-bon variant of the Heike. The essays and translations focus on a series of major events from the Heike: Kiyomori’s rise (the “Giō” cycle of plays); Yoshin...


Undercurrents: Queer Culture and Postcolonial Hong Kong (Sexuality Studies)
Undercurrents: Queer Culture and Postcolonial Hong Kong (Sexuality Studies)
By UBC Press
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ean: 9780774814706, isbn: 0774814705,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Undercurrents engages the critical rubric of "queer" to examine Hong Kong's screen and media culture during the transitional and immediate postcolonial period. Helen Hok-Sze Leung draws on theoretical insights from a range of disciplines to reveal pa...



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