Chinese and Japanese Gardens Lecture at Denison
Date of Event: March 25, 2009
Posted: March 18, 2009
Delin Lai, assistant professor of art history at the University of Louisville, will present a lecture on “Meditation vs. Promenade: Visual Experience in Chinese and Japanese Gardens” at Denison University at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, in Higley Hall Auditorium (100 Ridge Road). The event, sponsored by the Department of Art History, is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be available.
Lai received a doctorate in architectural history from Tsinghua University in Beijing in 1992 and a further doctorate in art history from the University of Chicago in 2007. His research includes “Renewing, Remapping, and Redefining Guangzhou, 1910s-1930s” and “Chinese Modern: Sun Yat-sen’s Mausoleum as a Crucible for Defining Modern Chinese Architecture, 1925-32.”
CALENDAR LISTING: Denison University, Granville—Delin Lai, assistant professor of art history at the University of Louisville, will present a lecture on “Meditation vs. Promenade: Visual Experience in Chinese and Japanese Gardens” at 6 p.m. on Wed., March 25, in Higley Auditorium (100 Ridge Road). The event is free and open to the public.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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