US-China Chu Culture Symposium

September 11, 2019
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Multiple Locations
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US-China Chu Culture Symposium

Co-organized by National East Asian Languages Resource Center, OSU
and
Yangtze University, Hubei Province, China 

(1) Friday, September, 20, 1:00-5:00pm
Round Meeting Room, 3rd Floor, Ohio Union(1739 N High St), The Ohio State University
 
(2) Saturday, September 21, 9:00-12:00pm
Hilton Hotel at Easton (3900 Chagrin Dr), Room: Columbus

Speakers include:

Dr. Gopal Sukhu, Queens College, New York City
The premiere translator of The Chuci, including the complete "Chu Songs," recently published by Columbia University Press, Sukhu will discuss the nature of the Chu literary traditions.

Dr. Victor Mair, Professor of University of Pennsylvania, the foremost American Sinologist who has published extensive translations and research on China's civilization, will discuss the philosophical contributions of Chu. At this symposium we will introduce his new book, Zhuangzt:-Bilingual Edition. 

Ms. Katie Kilroy-Blaser, Curatorial Assistant, Cleveland Museum of Art, will represent the world-famous Cleveland Museum of Art and discuss the Chu artefacts in the Museum's collection in her presentation "Chu in Ohio." 

 

Free and open to the public

 
Register here to attend. For further information, please contact Minru Li (li.28@osu.edu)
 
 
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