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Tracing the source of wisdom: our respectable tutor - Jao Tsung-I

Jao Tsung-I (Courtesy of Media Centre, HKU)

Jao Tsung-I(9 August 1917-)

Prof. Jao Tsung-I taught more than 10 courses Among them, were  “Chinese Tz’u Poetry” in 1959, an “Introduction To Paleography” in 1960, “Hsuo-wen” in 1962, “Bronze Inscriptions” in 1964, and “Lectures on Chinese Literature: Sung Literature” in 1967. As Prof. Jao’s courses focused mainly on poetry and literature, many local writers and poets signed up to learn from the Professor.