This episode provides a brief general introduction to Chuci; it also discusses a poem in this repertoire, Xian jun(“The Lord of the Xiang River), and its influence on Li sao (“On Encountering Trouble”) that will be discussed in the next two episodes.
Wu, F., & Cai, Z. (2022, Apr 4). The Lyrics of Chu: Qu Yuan and his poetic allegories: A general introduction to Chuci . In How to read Chinese poetry podcast. Hong Kong: Lingnan University. Retrieved from https://commons.ln.edu.hk/poetry_podcast/10/