Questions tagged [pu-songling]

Questions about the Chinese writer Pu Songling (1640 – 1715) and his life as a writer. Pu Songling is best known for his short stories, which were collected in "Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio" (Liaozhai zhiyi), which was probably not published before 1740. Use this tag with the tag [chinese-literature].

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Did Yuan Zhen really write a text disproving the existence of ghosts

The book Famous Chinese Short Stories (John Day, 1948) contains a selection of stories, most from the Tang and Song dynasties, translated by Lin Yutang (1895 – 1976). One of the later stories in the ...