[PAST EVENT] Appreciation of Chinese Poetry

March 13, 2017 - April 5, 2017
5:10pm - 6:10pm
Rowe House, Room 101
314 Jamestown Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location

With a history of more than two thousand five hundred years, classical Chinese poetry distinguishes itself by employing rich imagery to depict nature?s wonder, express feelings of joy and pain, and views of life and death. In this course, we will embark on a time-travelling journey from early 1000 BC to 1200 AD to appreciate the beauty of classical Chinese poetry and better understand Chinese philosophy through the rhymes, rhythm, and storytelling.