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Shuheng (Diana) Zhang

PhD Student

Education

M.A. Asian Languages & Literature. University of Washington, 2018 B.A. (with Honors) Philosophy, Classics, East Asian Studies. Brown University, 2014

Bio

Research Interests: Sino-Indo-Iranianology; Sanskrit and Prakrit Philology and Commentaries; Dunhuang Manuscripts and the Silk Road; History of Indo-Iranian-Sinitic textual and linguistic contact; Adoption of foreign lexicon and literary practices; Proto-Dialects and Regionalism; Translation and Rhetoric