Old Prose Movement (Gǔwén Yùndòng 古文运动)|Gǔwén Yùndòng 古文运动 (Old Prose Movement)
The Old Prose Movement was a belief among Tang dynasty scholars that a return to the writings styles of the past was necessary to combat the moral corruption that had brought about political and cultural turmoil during their time. This Chinese study offers a tranquil environment for reading and writing. PHOTO BY YIXUAN SHUKE.
The desire for a return to the past, to a golden age, has often driven change in