Thursday Talks: Tea Under A Willow Tree

Tea Under A Willow Tree, a talk by Dr Yupin Chung

Thursday 27 September


Chinese symbols are embodied in daily life. Tea signifies harmony, respect, purity, tranquillity, rejuvenation, refreshment and contentment. There is something in the nature of tea that leads us into the world of the contemplation of life. This illustrated talk explores the significance of the practice of tea drinking and the popularity of teahouses from China and Japan.

Speaker Biography: Dr Yupin Chung is a curator, art historian and Chair of The Seven Strings – Tea Connoisseur Society based in Glasgow.


18.00 arrival

18.30 lecture

19.00 break

19.15 Q&A

19.45 Members’ (and their guests) Supper (Main course, Cheese & Coffee, £18)

Non-members, please book via eventbrite

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