Cantonese rhymes and folk songs by anonymous authors: translation and exegesis


Grant Data
Project Title
Cantonese rhymes and folk songs by anonymous authors: translation and exegesis
Principal Investigator
Professor Chan, Mimi Mei Mei   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Mrs Kwok Helen Hoi Lun   (Co-principal investigator)
Start Date
1986-03-01
Amount
3750
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Centre of Asian Studies - General Award
Funding Year
1987/1988
Status
Completed
Objectives
To collect folk songs and rhymes in the Guangzhou dialect, translate them into English and examine them from the linguistic, literary and sociological points of view; and to help preserve rhymes and songs of the older generation of Cantonese speaking people in Hong Hong.