Jun Fang (方军) has joined the Confucius Institute at the College of William and Mary as a volunteer Chinese teacher. He is a Master student from Beijing Normal University, majoring in American and British Literature. Jun’s academic interests span modern poetry, cross-cultural communication, journalism and visual arts.
He has been trained extensively on teaching Chinese traditional culture and “Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language.” Additionally, Jun has been trained in Chinese ink and wash painting, Chinese calligraphy, the hulusi (a traditional Chinese instrument) and Peking Opera. He is also skilled at Chinese landscape painting, other forms of Chinese opera (Kunqu and Yue opera), Chinese folk songs, Chinese films and Taiji.