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Soft as Stone: A Chinese Martial Arts Story

My final project took the form of a fictional piece drawing inspiration both from the underlying spiritual concepts of martial arts in China and the portrayal of those themes in Chinese martial arts films. Through my story I attempted to create an illustration of key concepts in Chinese martial arts. I will now briefly detail […]



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Chinese Ghost Marriages

            Chinese Ghost Marriages For my final project, I researched the fascinating and somewhat jarring topic of Chinese ghost marriages and wrote my paper on the research that I gathered. “Till death do us part” does not apply for everyone. An ancient Chinese tradition that dates back as far as 221 B.C. involves the marrying […]



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