Wen Xing

Robert 1932 and Barbara Black Professor in Asian Studies

Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures
Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
B.A. Nanjing College of Food Economy
M.A. Nanjing Normal University
Ph.D. Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Selected Publications

The Preclassics Era: Excavated Manuscripts and the Origins of the Study of Chinese Classics (National Taiwan University Press, forthcoming 2014).

Dao, Neo-Confucian Principle, and Chan Buddhism in Chinese Calligraphy and Painting (Academy Press, forthcoming 2013).

Before the “First Classic” (Editor; M.E. Sharpe, 2013).

Chinese Arts as a Cosmology, 12 chapters, Ethnic Arts Quarterly 2011.1-4, 2012.1-4, and 2013.1-4.

Poetry Has No Hidden Intentions: Unearthing the Buried Confucian Poetic Tradition (Editor; M.E. Sharpe, 2008).

Written on Bamboo and Silk: Thought and Schools in Early China (Lantai Press, 2005).

“Towards a Transparent Transcription,” Asiatische Studien , 59:1 (2005) 31-60.

Research on the Silk Manuscript Book of Changes (Peoples’ Press, 1997).

Works in progress

Textual, intellectual and methodological issues of recently discovered early bamboo and silk manuscripts