The Year of the Monkey
The Chinese zodiac culture has a long history in China, has been passed down from generation to generation, is a household name, and is deeply rooted in the blood of Chinese people. This series will help foreign readers understand the Chinese zodiac culture by introducing the 12 zodiac signs in various fields in China, especially in the form of folk art. The main text of the book is divided into the following content: the origin and cultural connotation of the 12 Chinese zodiac signs; interesting talks about the zodiac; idioms, proverbs, allegorical sayings, children's songs and folk songs related to the zodiac; folk tales familiar to Chinese people; art forms related to the zodiac, and the evolution of Chinese characters And cultural traceability. "The Year of the Monkey" edited by Zhang Lizhang is one of them.