26 episodes

Exploring the history and charm of one of China’s most fascinating dynasties. Meeting its rulers, artists, poets and people in the streets. Discovering its artistic, social and scientific treasures that have shaped the way we all live today.

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    • 3.9 • 24 Ratings

Exploring the history and charm of one of China’s most fascinating dynasties. Meeting its rulers, artists, poets and people in the streets. Discovering its artistic, social and scientific treasures that have shaped the way we all live today.

    Ep25 The legacy of the Song Dynasty

    Ep25 The legacy of the Song Dynasty

    Why the Song Dynasty is so important to our lives today.

    • 12 min
    Ep24 The gardens of the Song

    Ep24 The gardens of the Song

    Why the great outdoors was so important to the people of the Song Dynasty.

    • 12 min
    Ep23 The Literati - the Song 'party animals'

    Ep23 The Literati - the Song 'party animals'

    Discovering the social lives of the Song Dynasty Literati.

    • 12 min
    Ep22 Song Ci from the heart

    Ep22 Song Ci from the heart

    How Song Ci gives us an insight into the loves and lives of the people of the Song Dynasty.

    • 14 min
    Ep21 The Songs that made the Song people sing

    Ep21 The Songs that made the Song people sing

    Introducing the Song Ci - the popular sung poetry of the Song Dynasty.

    • 12 min
    Ep20 The Famous Five

    Ep20 The Famous Five

    The great kilns of the Song Dynasty and how their products were used.

    • 12 min

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