Rhapsody 賦

Poets

Pre-Han

Han

Jin

Song

Literature

Translations

  • Burton Watson: Chinese Rhyme Prose. New York: Columbia University Press, 1971

Ph.D. Dissertations

  • Mei-yu Chang: Generic evolution of the 'fu' from 200 BC to 600 AD: With a comparative study of its prose nature and repetition. The University of Texas at Austin, 1992
  • Michelle Galimba: Form and Transformation in the Fu of Su Shi (1037-1101). University of California, 1999

Monographs

  • David R. Knechtges: The Han Rhapsody: A Study of the Fu of Yang Hsiung (53 B.C.-A.D. 18). Cambridge: , 1976

Articles

  • James Hightower: The Fu of T'ao Ch'ien. HJAS 17 (1954): 200-203
  • Hellmut Wilhelm: "The Scholar's Frustration: Notes on a Type of Fu." in Chinese Thought and Institutions, ed. John K. Fairbank, Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1957
  • George D. Lindberg: The Prose fu of the Sung Dynasty in Historical Perspective. Tamkang Review 2.2 and 3.1 (1971-1972)
  • David W. Pankenier: "The Scholar's Frustration" Reconsidered: Melancholia or Credo?. JAOS 110.3 (1990): 434-459

Monographs

  • 馬積高: 賦史. 上海: 上海古籍, 1987
  • 姜書閣: 漢賦通義. 濟南: 齊魯書社, 1988
  • 葉幼明: 辭賦通論. 長沙: 湖南教育, 1991
  • 周勛初: 辭賦文學論集. 南京: 江蘇教育, 1999