Dr. Charles Egan
Honored Guest Speaker
Dr. Charles Egan is professor of Chinese in the Department of Modern Language and Literatures and has also served as director of the SF State Chinese Flagship Program since its founding in 2009. He published extensively on the evolution of Chinese classical poetic genres and is a frequent translator. Dr. Egan will work with teacher trainees on strategies for teaching Chinese language and culture through literature and help them identify and develop content for their own lesson plans based on classic Chinese narratives.