An elderly, scholarly man reading the newspaper in the Temple of Literature, in Hanoi, Vietnam.
The tablets on the backs of the turtles name all the scholars who studied at the Temple of Literature.
I went to Vietnam on a cultural studies tour with Deakin University.
The image is a scan of a photograph.
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