Поэзия и история: исторические сюжеты в стихотворениях эпохи Мин (XIV–XVII)
The theme of this article is the characteristic feature of using historical plots in traditional Chinese poetry. History was always highly valued in medieval China, the attention to the facts of the past were also influenced by the ideology of Confucius, the conception of the cult of ancestors, the high authority of the canonical historical works. The main point of this article is the category yong shi — “the usage of historical facts in poetry” in different versions and two from the “six meanings” — “liu yi“ — bi and xing, important for the embodiment of the historical narratives in poetry. For example several poetic works are analyzed to show how the plot depicted in — failed assassination attempted of King Ying Zheng of the Qin state, who later became China’s first emperor.