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date: 24 September 2018

Bān Zhāo 班昭 45–116 ce—First female scholar, educator, and author Alternate names: given name: Jī 姬; style name: Huìbān 惠班; title: Dàjiā 大家; married name: Cáo Dájiā 曹大家 

Source:
The Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography
Author(s):
Bret HinschBret HINSCH

SummaryBan Zhao has traditionally been revered as China’s foremost female scholar and thinker. In addition to completing work on ...

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