Archive for the 'China' Category

China Focus: The bridge that saw a war begin

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: China Focus: The bridge that saw a war begin By Xinhua writers Bai Xu, Lyu Qiuping on the NNews website on July 6, 2014,

Yue Minjun: behind the painted smile

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Yue Minjun: behind the painted smile By Enid Tsui in The FT Magazine onj n November 2, 2012.

China’s Last Foot-Binding Survivors

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  China’s Last Foot-Binding Survivors by Nina Strochlic on the Daily Beast Website onJuly 02, 2014 .

Tum &Tam Balalaika in Beijing

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to View: Tum &Tam Balalaika in Beijing on YouTube.

China at the Fair

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: China at the Fair: Masterpiece London by APOLLO STAFF on the Apollo Website on June 27. 2014.

CAPA Supverisors Needed

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

CAPASUPERVISORS WANTED

Mao’s Martyrs: Revolutionary Heroism, Sacrifice, and China’s Tragic Romance of the Korean War

Friday, May 16th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Mao’s Martyrs: Revolutionary Heroism,  Sacrifice, and China’s Tragic Romance of the Korean War by Pingchao Zhu on the Library of Social Science website.

Pingchao Zhu

 

Previously unknown sections of Great Wall found in NW China

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Previously unknown sections of Great Wall found in NW China on the Global Post website on April 17, 2014.

Letter From The Archive: Chang-Rae Lee

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Letter From The Archive: Chang-Rae Lee Posted By Erin Overbey on The New Yorker website on April 25, 2014.

How China’s Lost Jews Celebrate Passover

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  How China’s Lost Jews Celebrate Passover By Anna Goldenberg in The Jewish Daily Forward on April 9. 2014.

Tsuri (Heng) Shi, far left, with Michael Freund, right, and Kaifeng Jews. / Shavei Israel

 

 

China’s tomb day: With no body, how to mourn?

Friday, April 4th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  China’s tomb day: With no body, how to mourn? By Associated Press in the Washington Post  on  April 4, 2014.

Ng Han Guang/Associated Press.

CAPA Dim Sum in Chicago

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

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Will you be in Chicago? 

Join friends and colleagues
At the
CAPA Dim Sum
Saturday, June 7 12:30-2:00
Lau Beijing Restaurant (more…)

Man Walks Nearly 3000 Miles Through China. His Before & After Photos

Saturday, March 15th, 2014

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Click Here to View:  Man Walks Nearly 3000 Miles Through China. His Before & After Photos Will Shock You with Chistoph Rehage on the Life Buzz Website.

Chinese, on the Inside

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

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Click Here to View:  Chinese, on the Inside by Liz Mak in The New York Times on March 3rd, 2014.

Catie and Kimberly were adopted from China by a couple from Maine, who attempt to pass on a culture they’ve never known firsthand.

 

China Forgives and Forgets Its Old Enemy

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

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Click Here to Read: China Forgives and Forgets Its Old Enemy By Benny Avni on the Newsweek website on February 20, 2014.

Why is China suddenly cozying up to its nemesis? Are they preparing for war? Reuters

Arnold Richards’s The Replacement Child presentation in China

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

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Click Here to View:  Arnold D. Richards speaking to students in China on the topic of “The Replacement Child” (Part 1 of 2) Recorded at the Guangzhou Psychiatric Hospital, September 13, 2013 (oldest psychiatric hospital in China).

Click Here to View: Arnold D. Richards continues his discussion to students in China on the topic of “The Replacement Child.” (Part 2 of 2) Recorded at the Guangzhou Psychiatric Hospital, September 13, 2013.

Feasts for the Eyes, and the Palate, in Xian, China

Sunday, February 9th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Feasts for the Eyes, and the Palate, in Xian, China  By Perri Klass in The New York Times on Feburary 7, 2014.

Interview with Yu Hua

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Interview with Yu Hua By Michael Standaert on the MCLC website on August 30, 2013.

Yu Hua 

In China, ‘Once the Villages Are Gone, the Culture Is Gone’

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  In China, ‘Once the Villages Are Gone, the Culture Is Gone’  By Ian Johnson In The New York Times on February 1, 2014.

Video | Relocating Traditions in China Village-based traditions once practiced by close-living families and neighbors are disappearing in an increasingly urban China.

CAPA Research Grant

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  The Grant Application.