"International Promotion Panel for Chinese Culture and Art" Founded in the Confucius Institute Headquarter

[Source]    Division of Communications [Time]    2010-06-29 19:03:30 
 

"International Promotion Panel for Chinese Culture and Art" was set up in Confucius Institute Headquarter days ago. 11 domestic celebrities in the culture and art field, i.e.., Su Shuyang, Ye Yanbin, Zhang Tongwu, Xu Kun, Xu Xiaobin, Lv Suosen, Liu Xiaoqing, Zhou Wang, Yang Jing, Wei Wei and Lin Yi were invited to be the first experts of the "International Promotion Panel for Chinese Culture and Art".

Ceremony was held in the "Renowned Teacher Forum" in the business building of Headquarter for conferring appointment letters on June 24. Xu Lin, General Director of Hanban and Director-General of the Confucius Institute Headquarters, gave an enthusiastic speech to emphasize that China's 5 thousand years' culture is the treasure of the human being. The culture and art exchange between China and other countries is very important. The founding of the expert panel in the Confucius Institute Headquarter is keen to bring together the wisdom and useful ideas from the experts, helping increase the foreign promotion of Chinese culture and boost the exchange and development of Chinese culture. On behalf of the experts, famed poet Zhang Tongwu made speech to show their feels of honour and responsibility and their determination to make contribution to the international promotion of Chinese culture.

These 11 experts all have profound achievements in their own fields and have abundant experience and high reputation in cultural exchanges. Experts also instructed and assessed the culture and art exchange activities held by the Confucius Institute.

P.S. List of the "International Promotion Panel for Chinese Culture and Art" of the Confucius Institute Headquarter

Name Unit Academic Specialty
Su Shuyang China Federation of Literary and Art Circles Renowned playwright
Ye Yanbin Chinese Writers Association Renowned poet
Zhang Tongwu Chinese Writers Association Renowned poet
Xu Kun Beijing Writer’s Association Renowned writer
Xu Xiaobin China Teleplay Production Centre of China Central Television Renowned writer
Lv Suosen Professor of the National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts Dramatic performer (Warrior)
Liu Xiaoqing Professor of the National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts Dramatic costume and make-up
Zhou Wang Professor of the Central Conservatory of Music Folk musical instrument (Guzheng)
Yang Jing Professor of the Central Conservatory of Music Folk musical instrument (Pipa)
Wei Wei Professor of the Central Conservatory of Music Fold musical instrument (Zhongruan)
Lin Yi Professor of the National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts Cross-cultural exchange and promotion, international spread of culture and art