This episode discusses the interactions between courtesans and the literati during the Tang and how this is related to the formation of early ci poetry, and then introduces a few works by the well-known courtesan-poetess Xue Tao.
Samei, M. B., & Cai, Z. (2022, Sep 27). Women and Poetry in the Tang Dynasty: Courtesans, poets, and the courtesan-poet Xue Tao . In How to read Chinese poetry podcast. Hong Kong: Lingnan University. Retrieved from https://commons.ln.edu.hk/poetry_podcast/35/