2-7 June 2019
Simon Fraser University
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Li-Hong as a supporter of Asian Arts: A dance dedication

3 Jun 2019, 14:30
SWH 10081 (Simon Fraser University)

SWH 10081

Simon Fraser University


Dr Irene Vavasour (University of British Columbia)


Devi. She is a warrior, a beautiful wife, a mother, a scholar. These attributes can equally describe Li-Hong. Apart from her strength as a physicist, Li-Hong was a huge patron of the Asian Arts in Saint John. This dance presentation in Bharatanatyam, a classical dance style of South India, describes the goddess Devi. As a dedication to Li-Hong, I will draw parallels between her and the goddess.

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Dr Irene Vavasour (University of British Columbia)

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