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by Lord Yang Jiahua
Sat Jan 28, 2023 6:37 am
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Three Kingdoms Discourse Podcast-Next Week
Replies: 19
Views: 376

Re: Three Kingdoms Discourse Podcast-Next Week

DO remember to shamelessly advertise our forum !

We could use more people, even if they end up just passing through.
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Sat Jan 28, 2023 6:32 am
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Project Feedback: New Romance of the Three Kingdoms Online Novel?
Replies: 26
Views: 166

Re: Project Feedback: New Romance of the Three Kingdoms Online Novel?

I would be happy to get behind this, I do actually have the two volume Brewitt-Taylor Translation with the old Wade-Giles names, but with the Moss Roberts translation for reference, I am quite comfortable about what names equate to what characters in pinyin etc. I've been using my Moss Roberts copie...
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Fri Jan 27, 2023 6:24 am
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Novel notes To The Moss Roberts Translation by Yang Jiahua
Replies: 9
Views: 188

Re: Novel notes To The Moss Roberts Translation by Yang Jiahua

Chapter 3: In Wenming Garden, Dong Zhuo Denounces Ding Yuan With Gold and Pearls Li Su Plies Lu Bu (The Chapter title leaves a lot to be desired with what actual events occur in this chapter) All Events In Chapter 3 Apparently Occur in 189-190 A.D (1) Chapter 3 Page 43 Opening Paragraph On Dealing W...
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Thu Jan 26, 2023 12:50 am
Forum: Public Council
Topic: 2023 - Scholars is Back Online
Replies: 104
Views: 3450

Re: 2023 - Scholars is Back Online

I got logged out twice while viewing the members list for all our members of the forum. First time it gave me the "you have to registered" to view the members list prompt, second time it just abruptly logged me out. This could be its responding to too many clicks,or an overzealous script, ...
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Wed Jan 25, 2023 3:05 am
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Novel notes To The Moss Roberts Translation by Yang Jiahua
Replies: 9
Views: 188

Re: Novel notes To The Moss Roberts Translation by Yang Jiahua

In terms of where warlords got their men from, the change to governorships allowed tighter central grip in last years of peace, family retainers who had been used for abusing power locally for decades could suddenly be used for troops and followers, a broken tax system meant gentry families had wea...
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Sun Jan 22, 2023 7:35 am
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Novel notes To The Moss Roberts Translation by Yang Jiahua
Replies: 9
Views: 188

Re: Novel notes To The Moss Roberts Translation by Yang Jiahua

Chapter 2: Zhang Fei Whips The Government Inspector Imperial In-Law He Jin Plots Against The Eunuchs (1) Note to Chapter 2 , A.D 184-85, Pages 20-26, The End of The Yellow Scarves Rebellion , Sun Jian Character Introduction Chapter 2 opens by very straightforwardly finishing off the Yellow Scarves R...
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Fri Jan 20, 2023 8:10 am
Forum: Sanguo Yanyi Symposium
Topic: Novel notes To The Moss Roberts Translation by Yang Jiahua
Replies: 9
Views: 188

Novel notes To The Moss Roberts Translation by Yang Jiahua

Notes to Three Kingdoms Moss Roberts Translation The aim of these notes is to provide both my own observations, jottings and thoughts on Three Kingdoms as well as some academic prompts and thoughts and literary critiques. Our forum is quite full of things, but I have not actually seen a topic like ...
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Wed Jan 18, 2023 8:52 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: The Permanent "I’m Leaving/Back Thread"
Replies: 2748
Views: 234634

Re: The Permanent "I’m Leaving/Back Thread"

LYJ , congrats on your masters degree! We look forward to your content! I don't know if you've seen the news that Dong Zhou and I are a producing (not yet released any episodes though) a podcast were we use chapters from the novel to discuss the history. I suspect it'd be something right up your st...
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Wed Jan 18, 2023 2:44 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: The Permanent "I’m Leaving/Back Thread"
Replies: 2748
Views: 234634

Re: The Permanent "I’m Leaving/Back Thread"

"Well, I'm Back" I plan to be around quite regularly, and post a notes to the Moss Roberts Three Kingdoms edition in our History section. As in, my own personal notes, i encourage all our fellows to join me and discuss. I will attempt to keep it in the style of notation and reference extan...
by Lord Yang Jiahua
Wed Jan 18, 2023 2:35 am
Forum: Public Council
Topic: 2023 - Scholars is Back Online
Replies: 104
Views: 3450

Re: 2023 - Scholars is Back Online

Got around to checking my email and saw this, in the spam folder, and I'm Like, holup that's no Spam. Last I was here, it was prior to Covid, the site still worked in spots, and it feels like an age since I've been here. There's alot to catch up and talk about, I'm very happy to be back, and as Jame...