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Translating Chinese Classics Tao Te Ching

John Minford (Emeritus Professor of Chinese, Australian National University)

Professor John Minford (Australian National University) is a renowned sinologist and award-winning literary translator.

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He is primarily known for his translation of Chinese classics such as The Story of the Stone 紅樓夢, The Art of War 孫子兵法 and I Ching 易經. In this seminar, he will be talking about his forthcoming translation of the ancient Chinese Daoist classic, the Tao Te Ching 道德經, one of the most frequently translated books in the world.


Queens Building F