Rereading the Stone

Ep. 50: Rereading Hong lou meng 紅樓夢, Chapter 24 part 1/2

August 02, 2021 Kevin Wilson, William Jones Season 1 Episode 50
Rereading the Stone
Ep. 50: Rereading Hong lou meng 紅樓夢, Chapter 24 part 1/2
Show Notes

Let’s talk Jia Yun, a distant and poorer member of the extended Jia universe. How does this peripheral player navigate our constellation of stars? Would you take a loan from a drunken, violence-prone moneylender in order to bribe Wang Xifeng? Likewise, we observe the maids attending Baoyu viciously vying for the most favorable orbits.