Chinese is the most widely spoken first language in the world, and the unique writing system provides insights on how Chinese conceptualize the world around them. China also boasts outstanding literature from classical to modern poetry, plays, and fiction. Studying Chinese language and literature will deepen your understanding of China, whether you are interested in imperial courts or contemporary business.

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Yanbing Tan
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese

Gailor Hall 216, Ext 3367

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