Lingnan Culture and the World: Construction and Change in the Cultural Landscape of Cantonese Literati from the Late Qing to the Republican Era in China (1821-1949)

Project: Research project

Project Details


The project examines the construction and evolution of the Lingnan culture as seen in the lives and experiences of 150 key personalities among the Cantonese literati and merchant-gentry of the late Qing and Republican era (1821–1949)—an age of great change in the history of modern China.

Funding Source: RGC - Collaborative Research Fund (CRF)
Effective start/end date01/06/2331/05/26


  • Lingnan Culture
  • Cantonese Literati


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