Event: READING THE DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER WITH PAULINE A. CHEN
Speakers: Pauline A. Chen
Tickets: $200 (concessions may apply)
Date: Jun 2nd 2:30pm Eastern Time (USA). Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Jun 2nd 11:30am | ET: Jun 2nd 2:30pm.
Europe - UK: Jun 2nd 7:30pm | CET: Jun 2nd 8:30pm.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Jun 3rd 2:30am | AET: Jun 3rd 4:30am.
"At once a roman a clef and a sweeping love story, combining scathing social critique with a meditation on the nature of reality, Cao Xueqin's eighteenth-century masterpiece The Dream of the Red Chamber still stands as one of the most sophisticated and complex novels of all time...use selected passages and outside sources to examine the novel’s central themes, the historical and cultural context in which it was written, and how its narrative structure, differing from European novels of the same period, embodies a quintessentially Chinese vision of the universe..."
Click here to view full details and book: https://www.92y.org/class/the-dream-of-the-red-chamber
This course will take place on June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.
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