Victor H. Mair (NHC Fellow, 1991–92)

Project Title

Buddhism and the Rise of the Written Vernacular in Medieval China

University of Pennsylvania

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Fellowship Work Summary, 1991–92

Victor H. Mair concentrated on three book-length projects: The Taoist Tales of Chuang Tzu, accepted for publication by Bantam; The New Columbia Anthology of Chinese Literature, under contract with Columbia University Press; and Buddhism and the Rise of the Written Vernacular in China: The Making of a National Language.