Tuesday October 12th- Professor Chen Yongchao

the Art and Politics of East Asia Workshop


Chen Yongchao


Assistant Professor, Chinese Literature Department

Peking University


The Folksongs of Rural China

Through 60 Years of Intellectual Transformation


Tuesday, October 12th


Judd 313

5835 S. Kimbark Ave. Chicago, IL 60637

A lecture and discussion on the historical relationship between folksong and the literary and artistic policy of the People’s Republic of China by a leading folklorist from Peking University.

Talk and discussion to be conducted in Chinese with English Translation

This workshop is sponsored by the Center for East Asian Studies and the Council on Advanced Studies in the Humanities. Persons who believe they may need assistance to participate fully, please contact the coordinator at maxb@uchicago.edu in advance.


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