Tag Archives: Pu Songling

Exploring Fox Spirits

I wanted to dive a little deeper into the belief and understanding of fox spirits, but I didn’t simply want to do a research paper. One of my favorite texts from the Gods, Ghosts, Ancestors course was Pu Songling’s Strange Tales. So I thought to myself, “Why not mix my major in with my core project and […]

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Ghost Stories

Luo Hui states in his thesis “A ghost, by popular definition, is a disembodied soul, and therefore is formless and invisible. But a ghost also manifests itself in the most varied guises through human imagination” Before truly getting to understand Chinese ghost stories as a whole, the understanding of the Chinese people is of great […]

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