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Xinhua Daily Telegraph co-hosts South China Cultural Heritage and Development Forum in Deqing

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The forum held on September 8 explored Huzhou Deqing’s “source of Jiangnan”

HANGZHOU, China–(Newsfile Corp. – September 17, 2022) – The Xinhua Daily Telegraph proudly announced that it successfully co-hosted the South China Cultural Heritage and Development (Deqing) Forum on September, 2022, on the banks of Mount Mogan. The forum was co-hosted by the Xinhua Daily Telegraph, the publicity department of the Huzhou Municipal Committee and the Deqing County Government. Deqing County’s “South China Origin” Cultural Research Center was unveiled, with more than 10 experts and scholars from Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Zhejiang University and other institutions exchanging views on the origins of South China culture. . .

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“Studying Jiangnan culture requires grasping the human geography of the region,” said Ge Jianxiong, a senior professor at Fudan University, at the forum. “Hangjiahu, where Deqing is located, is a transition zone between hills and plains, and when people chose to settle in the early days, they chose such places with the advantages of hills and plains.” he added.

According to Professor Ge, many early sites are also located in these areas, with abundant resources providing a fairly rich material base for economic and cultural development. Based on this, he added that it is more necessary for people to inherit, inherit and develop the culture of southern China in a realistic way.

“In recent years, more and more academic institutions are studying the culture of southern China, and today, I believe that Jiangnan culture should be viewed not only as a historical one, but also as a contribution to human civilization in the context of globalization. I believe,” said Professor Liu Shilin, director of the Institute of Urban Sciences, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Professor Liu also argues that against the backdrop of the global ecological crisis and intensifying social contradictions, the unique cultural wisdom of the Chinese nation, including Jiangnan culture, enables the construction of inclusive and sustainable production and lifestyles. I believe we can.

Wang Bo, head of Deqing Country, said on behalf of the local government that the government is implementing a “source culture” traceability project. He also said that the administration will focus on building a comprehensive exhibition area of ​​”source culture” south of the Yangtze River by integrating functional carriers of urban culture such as county museums and heritage parks. Stated.

Deqing has a good geographical position, rich nature, deep cultural heritage, and a collection of famous mountains, wetlands and ancient towns. The region also has the ability to block the wind, make jade, cast swords, make porcelain, grow pearls, restore history, and compose poetry.

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