Cultural Understanding through Differing Modes of Expression

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       I was partnered with a Chinese student from Beijing Normal University for a project for cross-cultural understanding through film.  Yao Xueying, preferring to be called Emily, and I explored each other’s culture through these two films. We held our conversations through Skype video chat.      Specifically, we found both similarities and […]

Elizabeth Jenkins

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Elizabeth “Bess” Jenkins is a Sophomore transfer student who intends to major in Chinese Studies.  Bess will be commuting from her home, but still intends on becoming actively immersed in William & Mary.  East Asian Culture Film will be beneficial because it may provide an opportunity to further hone her fledgling Chinese language skills.  She […]