Opera and the City : the Politics of Culture in Beijing, 1770-1900.

In late imperial China, opera was an integral part of life and culture, shared across the social hierarchy. Opera transmitted ideas about the self, family, society, and politics over time and space. The Qing capital of Beijing attracted a diverse array of opera genres and audiences and, by extension...

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Main Author: Goldman, Andrea.
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: Palo Alto : Stanford University Press, 2012.
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