Texts and transformations : essays in honor of the 75th birthday of Victor H. Mair

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Full title: Texts and transformations : essays in honor of the 75th birthday of Victor H. Mair / edited by Haun Saussy.
Other authors: Saussy, Haun, 1960- (Editor)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : from the cave of a thousand books /
  • Haun Saussy
  • On translation /
  • Perry Link
  • Gao Xingjian's Chan-inspired absurdist aesthetics /
  • Mabel Lee
  • Sinophone intervention with China /
  • David Der-wei Wang
  • A tale without shape or shadow /
  • Wilt L. Idema
  • Maligned exchanges /
  • Nicola Di Cosmo
  • Imagery of archery and accountrements in epics from southwest China /
  • Mark Bender
  • Passing for Chinese /
  • Emma J. Teng
  • Learning from editions /
  • Ellen Widmer
  • The Chinese garden as an intellectual enterprise /
  • Jerome Silbergeld
  • Fotudeng's spell practice and the Dhāraṇī recitation ritual /
  • Koichi Shinohara
  • The not-so-long arm of the law /
  • Phyllis Granoff
  • Who guards the Buddha-word? /
  • Tanya Storch
  • Yijing and the Buddhist cosmopolis of the seventh century /
  • Tansen Sen
  • Countdown to 1051 /
  • Mimi Yiengpruksawan.