About Emily

I write based on personal experience and academic study of philosophy, business, and international relations. I’m conversational in Mandarin and Japanese. My East Asian travel experience includes Japan, South Korea and China (including the Mainland, Hong Kong, and Taiwan).

I am currently enrolled in Fudan University (复旦大学 Shanghai, China) as a masters student of Chinese Philosophy (中国留学).

Academic Credentials

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Arts, Philosophy (GPA 3.9)
Simon Fraser University (Burnaby, Canada)

Bachelor of Commerce in International Business (Contemporary China)
University of Northern British Columbia (Prince George, Canada)

Recent Short Papers on Chinese Philosophy

Self-Centeredness, Ren (仁) and the Public Private Conflict (2020)

Pre-Qin Confucianism and Just War Theory (2020)

Confucianism and Animal Care (2020)

Han Fei Zi’s Underestimation of the Will (2021)

Jingxue 经学 and Confucian Classics: Essentials for Humanity and Modern Scholars (2021)

About Me

In my free time I play piano and sing. I also picked up a xiāo flute (箫) on my most recent trip to China and have made modest progress with it. My other activities include fitness and yoga.

500 hour Registered Yoga Teacher Training
Prana Yoga Teacher College (Vancouver, Canada)

20 hour Rocket (Power) Teacher Training
One Yoga for the People (Vancouver, Canada)