CHINA Visually impaired girls face life with optimism and hope in Nanjing

CHINA

Visually impaired girls face life with optimism and hope in Nanjing

Xinhua

08:53, May 19, 2019

Wu Yifan (C) and Zhou Wenqing (1st R) communicate with their foreign teacher in Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019. Wu Yifan, 22, and Zhou Wenqing, 21, are schoolmates in Nanjing Normal University of Special Education. Both of them lost eyesight in their childhood. In their spare time, Wu likes doing makeup, paper-cutting as well as playing the Guzheng, Chinese Zither. While Zhou enjoys playing the piano. Zhou once developed a computer game for visually impaired people. The two girls have passed the College English Test Band Four (CET-4) at university and decided to take part in the postgraduate entrance exam. They hope in future they would make their own contribution to the society. (Photos: Xinhua)

Wu Yifan(L) and Zhou Wenqing pick up books in a braille library of Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019.

A staff member sends meals to Zhou Wenqing (L) in a canteen of Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019.

Wu Yifan(L) and Zhou Wenqing study in a braille library of Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019.

Wu Yifan(L) and Zhou Wenqing study a professional course in Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019.

Wu Yifan(L) and Zhou Wenqing study in a braille library of Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019.

Wu Yifan does her own makeup in her dormitory of Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019.

Zhou Wenqing plays the music composed by herself at the piano room in Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019.

Wu Yifan(L) and Zhou Wenqing walk along the campus of Nanjing Normal University of Special Education in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, May 17, 2019.

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