In this thesis, I offer a series of critical essays on Monkey. The first essay locates the work in the genre. It traces its heritage in style and content to the story-telling tradition of China and contrasts Monkey to the most distinguished pieces in the genre. The next four essays focus on the four individual characters of importance in the.
The monkey man is a familiar man in a town or a village. He goes from town to town and from village to village. He has a monkey and a little drum with him. Related Articles: The Monkey Essay.