Thursday, September 11, 2008

Dongpo Academy

The Dongpo Academy or Dongpo Academy of Classical Learning , was an located in Hainan, China. It was originally built in 1098 in memory of the Song dynasty literary figure, Su Dongpo, who was exiled here.

The ''Zaijiutang'' is the building where Su Dongpo lived and gave lectures during exile. The Dongpo Academy is located near the town of Zhonghe, 40 km from Danzhou city. It is now a tourist attraction.

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