Hu Shih was a #Chinese #scholar#thinker#educator and one of the leaders of the New Culture Movement. In 1917, he published "A Preliminary Discussion of Literature Reform" to improve Chinese literature, and proposed eight guidelines, this opened the literary reform movement in China. His works "Experiments in Poetry", which published in 1920, was the first Chinese vernacular poems in the Chinese #literature history. Hu Shih's other important works include, "Outline of the History of Chinese Philosophy" and "A History of Vernacular Literature".

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