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This adaptation of a late sixteenth-century classic Chinese comic novel, Journey to the West, based on Anthony C. Yu’s translation, takes as its point of departure the true story of a seventh-century monk and his fabled pilgrimage from China to India in search of sacred texts. Mixing whimsy with spiritual weight, Zimmerman’s script combines comedy, adventure, and satire in ...more
Paperback, 210 pages
Published September 30th 2011 by Northwestern University Press (first published January 1st 2004)
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This is such a gorgeous, playful setting of _Journey to the West_. I love its imagination and its magic. Definitely want to direct this someday!
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