Rereading the Stone

Ep. 55: Rereading Hong lou meng 紅樓夢, Chapter 26 part 1/2

September 23, 2021 Kevin Wilson, William Jones Season 1 Episode 55
Rereading the Stone
Ep. 55: Rereading Hong lou meng 紅樓夢, Chapter 26 part 1/2
Show Notes

Real affections between Crimson and Jia Yun are ornamented by dream and fantasy, while the Name of the Father is appropriated for idle pleasures.  Daiyu’s feelings of social exclusion are accentuated by the proximity of desire.