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Sound and SightPoetry and Courtier Culture in the Yongming Era (483-493)$
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Meow Goh

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780804768597

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: June 2013

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9780804768597.001.0001

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In and Out of the Landscape

In and Out of the Landscape

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(p.100) Six In and Out of the Landscape
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Sound and Sight
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Stanford University Press
DOI:10.11126/stanford/9780804768597.003.0007

This chapter examines the landscape poems of the Yongming poets. It explains that contrary to popular imagination, the identity of Yongming poets as courtiers did not confine their vision only to rare things, ornate objects, or artificial settings within the court. The chapter highlights the influence of Xie Lingyun on the Yongming poets, arguing that their landscape poems presented the unique question of what the landscape really means to a courtier-poet and offered a much-needed opportunity for understanding the changes in landscape representation during the Qi-Liang period.

Keywords:   landscape poems, Yongming poets, Xie Lingyun, courtier-poet, landscape representation, Qi-Liang period

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