Introduction of the Term Paper
As Mentioning Tang Dynasty in China, there are a lot of images running out of my
brain: the flourishing capital Changan, the imperatorial emperor in the grand palace, the
rakish poet singing with wine under the moon, the pretty Hu ladies dancing in the concert, the
paintings and treasures in the richers’ houses, the forlorn frontier fortress…… There are too
many to talk about Tang. Here, I will focus on the developments of arts and literature in Tang.
However, arts and literature are not separated. They are often affected by other implications
like economy, politics, religion, and foreign impacts.
The arts include calligraphy, painting, sculpture, dances, music, and even architecture,
while the literature is talking about novels and poems. There will be details describing some
main terms and how they were affected by other implications. Finally, there will be a
conclusion for the paper, the importance and impacts of the developments of arts and
literature will be discussed.
Because Tang had long century stability and the strong economy, compare to other dynasties
in China, it provided a good environment for the developments of arts and literature. There
wouldn’t be great amounts of arts and literature in chaos, as less people get proper education, most
people choose to survive and wander around to other states. In addition, people had enthusing