CHINESE NEW YEAR THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS OF THE DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER

Join us to discover how Chinese New Year was celebrated in 18th Century through the looking glass of the most renowned Chinese classical novel, The Dream of the Red Chamber. This masterpiece virtually unknown in the West has been described as “one of the great novels of world literature … to the Chinese as Proust is to the French or Karamazov to the Russians”.

 

  • Venue The Long Room Hub Arts & Humanities Research Institute
    Date Saturday 9 February
    Time 14:00
    Fee Free, booking required
Trinity College Dublin, College Green, Dublin 2