Friendship Award winner passes away in New York

2021-01-27 12:05:07

Donald Stone at the opening of Minstrel of the 19th Century, an exhibition held last year showing Eugene Delacroix's works at the Arthur M. Sackler Museum of Art and Archaeology.  [Photo provided to China Dailiy] Donald Stone, a guest professor of the Department of English at Peking University and winner of the Chinese Government Friendship Award, died in New York on Jan 21. He was 79. Stone taught at PKU during its fall semester every year after he retired from the English department of Queens College of the City University of New York in 2006.