Painting and Performance: Chinese Picture Recitation and Its Indian Genesis

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University of Hawaii Press, 1988 - Social Science - 278 pages
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A historical analysis of "picture showmen" and thier possible evolution from India to China, as well as their migration to other parts of the world. Many references to storytellers and other performers in Indian culture. Read full review

Contents

PictureStorytelling in Ancient India
17
The Transmission of Picture Recitation through Central Asia
39
Indonesian Analogues
55
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