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Snow in August free pdf This work, a grand opera combining Chinese and Western operatic techniques, is based on the life of the legendary Huineng (AD 633-713), the Sixth Patriarch of Zen Buddhism in Tang Dynasty China. It chronicles the rise and fall of Zen Buddhism across a span of 250 years.

About Gao Xingjian

Gilbert C.F. Fong is a professor at the Department of Translation, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is the translator of "The Other Shore: Plays by Gao Xingjian" (The Chinese University Press, 1999), and also editor of "Hong Kong Drama Review, Journal of Translation Studies" and several books on Chinese and Hong Kong drama.

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Author : Gao Xingjian
Publisher : The Chinese University Press
Data Published : 30 June 2003
ISBN : 9629960680
EAN : 9789629960681
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 88 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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