Teng Biao grew up in a rural village before attending law school at Peking University and focusing on human rights. While his early successes were lauded by the Chinese government, he was later abducted and tortured by police. He fled to the United States with his family and now teaches at Hunter College in NYC.
Guqin Concert and Guqin Elegant Assembly
Join UCLA Center for Chinese Studies in a concert and assembly celebrating the Guqin instrument.
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14:50-15:00 Distinguished Professor’s Remark: Professor Helen Rees
15:00-16:00 Lui Pui-Yuen Pipa Guqin concert (呂培原琵琶與古琴音樂會)
16:00-17:30 Guqin elegant assembly (古琴雅集：Qin solos 古琴獨奏、Qin in concert with Xiao 琴簫合奏、 “Qin Tiao” in the Jade Hairpin《玉簪記‧琴挑》……)
Sponsor(s): Center for Chinese Studies, UCLA East Asian Library, World Music Center at UCLA
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