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Dr. Nanxiu Qian


This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Dr. Nanxiu Qian.  A bright light in so many lives, passed away peacefully at the age of 75, on November 16, 2022 in Houston, Texas, after a long struggle with cancer.

Dr. Nanxiu Qian

  • Born June 18th, 1947

  • Devoted mother and grandmother

  • Outstanding scholar of Chinese literature

  • Excellent poet and calligrapher

  • Prize winning short-story writer

  • Prize winning teacher

  • Prize winning translator

  • Passed away peacefully in Houston, Texas, at the age of 75

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