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Summer (Zhi Xia) Chen Academic Year 2015/16

Posted by on Apr 6, 2016

Summer (Zhi Xia) Chen Academic Year 2015/16

Country: China

Previous formal education: BA in Film Production, Beijing Film Academy.

International MA thesis track at Tel Aviv University: 

From East to West: Chinese Porcelain Found in Israel From Early Islamic and Crusader Periods

Advisor: Prof. Oded Lipschits, Dr. Edna Stern, and Prof. Asaf Goldschmidt.

My MA thesis is to going to present an examination of the typological, chronological, functional and spatial distribution of the Chinese ceramics uncovered from more than 20 archaeological sties, from it is emergence until the end of Crusader period in historical Palestine. This study offers a unique opportunity to gain insight into intercultural relations between historical Palestine and China.