Three Decades’ Reworking on the Monk, the Monkey, and the Fiction of Allegory*

@article{Wang2016ThreeDR,
  title={Three Decades’ Reworking on the Monk, the Monkey, and the Fiction of Allegory*},
  author={Richard G. Wang and Dongfeng Xu},
  journal={The Journal of Religion},
  year={2016},
  volume={96},
  pages={102 - 121}
}
After fourteen years of work, in 1983 Anthony C. Yu published the fourth and last volume of The Journey to the West ðhereafter JWÞ to complete his English translation of the great classic Chinese novel, Xiyouji 西遊記 ðhereafter XYJÞ. Over the thirty or so years since then, Yu continued his work on XYJ, studying it, revising his translation, and putting out an abridged version of the novel, The Monkey and the Monk: An Abridgment of “The Journey to the West” ðChicago: University of Chicago Press… 
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Religous interretations of Wu Chengen’s novel «Journey to the West»
“Journey to the West” is a great Chinese work of fiction written presumably by Wu Chengen in the XVI century describing a pilgrimage from China to India of a devoted Buddhist monk and his