Volume 74, Number 1, June 2014

Table of Contents

In Memoriam

Rulan Chao Pian
卞趙如蘭
1922–2013

Member of the Editorial Board
Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies
1978–2009


Articles

Law, Deities, and Beyond: From the Sanyan Stories to Xingshi yinyuan zhuan

pp. 1-42
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Poets, Paragons, and Literary Politics: Sugawara no Michizane in Imperial Japan

pp. 43-99
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Reviews

The Ming Prince and Daoism: Institutional Patronage of an Elite by Richard G. Wang (review)

pp. 101-108
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Courtesans, Concubines, and the Cult of Female Fidelity: Gender and Social Change in China, 1000–1400 by Beverly Bossler (review)

pp. 108-115
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Rewriting Medieval Japanese Women: Politics, Personality, and Literary Production in the Life of Nun Abutsu by Christina Laffin (review)

pp. 116-120
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Strange Eventful Histories: Identity, Performance, and Xu Wei’s Four Cries of a Gibbon by Shiamin Kwa (review)

pp. 120-129
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Traversing the Frontier: The Man’yōshū Account of a Japanese Mission to Silla in 736–737 by H. Mack Horton (review)

pp. 130-137
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Letters and Epistolary Culture in Early Medieval China by Antje Richter (review)

pp. 137-140
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Memory, Violence, Queues: Lu Xun Interprets China by Eva Shan Chou (review)

pp. 140-144
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What Remains: Coming to Terms with Civil War in 19th Century China by Tobie Meyer-Fong, and; Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom: China, the West, and the Epic Story of the Taiping Civil War by Stephen R. Platt (review)

pp. 145-161
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Women’s Poetry of Late Imperial China: Transforming the Inner Chambers by Xiaorong Li (review)

pp. 162-167
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Reinventing Modern China: Imagination and Authenticity in Chinese Historical Writing by Huaiyin Li (review)

pp. 167-176
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Knowing the Amorous Man: A History of Scholarship on Tales of Ise by Jamie L. Newhard (review)

pp. 176-183
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Empire of the Dharma: Korean and Japanese Buddhism, 1877–1912 by Hwansoo Ilmee Kim (review)

pp. 184-192
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Kokugaku in Meiji-period Japan: The Modern Transformation of ‘National Learning’ and the Formation of Scholarly Societies by Michael Wachutka (review)

pp. 192-198
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