Tuesday, February 28, 2012

News at Eleven: One very revealing part of the Tang

legacy is the handful of poems that Li Bai and Du Fu wrote to each other. Poems about friendship or those exchanged between friends were a standard element of the Tang poetic canon. But the poems between Li Bai and Du Fu have an incredible poignancy as they say so much about how these two great poets saw themselves and each other.

from The Epoch Times: Poems Li Bai and Du Fu Wrote to Each Other


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