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Picturing West Lake: The Poetics and Representation of an Iconic Place

November 11 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Composite view. West Lake, attributed to Li Song Map of West Lake, engraved by Wang Yao, in the Gazetteer of Lian’an.

Professor Hui-shu Lee will be hosted by Princeton University’s Tang Center with her lecture Picturing West Lake: The Poetics and Representation of an Iconic Place.  Her talk will explore how a pictorial tradition in the representation of an iconic place was emplaced, fashioned, refashioned, transmuted and transmitted over time to convey cultural value, historical memory, political ideology, and artistic expression.

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Princeton University Tang Center
Website:
tang.princeton.edu

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