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CHAT: Re : Tricksters (was Re: _Kantjil_: CHAT: Vexillology and games (was: Re: Fl...

Date:Thursday, June 22, 2000, 6:12
Dans un courrier daté du 21/06/00 23:28:17  , zHANg a écrit :

> In a message dated 2000/06/21 07:25:53 PM, Romilly wrote: > > >Si Kantjil (modern Kancil) is a trickster figure. > > I have - for a longtime - felt a strong kinship to Trickster figures, > esp'ly Sun Wu K'ung, Chinese Trickstergod, a.k.a. "Monkey", Sage Equal to > Heaven, Tripmaster Monkey, Col. Sun, etc.. > So much so that I feel like I am co-inhabited by Sun Wu K'ung. > > zHANg
is it the monkey of the monkey festival in hong kong? funny that: si kancil actually manages to deceive the monkey by stealing fruit from him (but i can't remember how). mathias