Chinese Senior Wins Fulbright Study/Research Award for 2016-2017

Sam Gonzales, a senior Chinese major, received the Fulbright Study/Research award. He will conduct his research in Yunnan, China for nine months. Sam plans to produce a historical survey tracing the changes and continuity of Yi (彝) written culture through Chinese conquest, missionary interactions, and government mandated reforms of the writing system. At the end of his grant period he will produce an updated and modern historical survey of Yi written culture.