Archive for the 'China' Category

Finding Light in China’s Darkness:

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Yan Lianke


Click Here to Read: Finding Light in China’s Darkness: Yan Lianke on Writing in China By Yan Lianke in The New York Times on October 22, 2014.

Can Major League Baseball Bring China Into the Big Leagues?

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Can Major League Baseball Bring China Into the Big Leagues? By Tony Dokoupil in Newsweek Magazine on April 15. 2013.

Major League Baseball’s first Chinese training camp, in Wuxi, opened in 2009. Laura Barisonzi

Once a Symbol of Power, Farming Now an Economic Drag in China

Friday, October 17th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Once a Symbol of Power, Farming Now an Economic Drag in China By Ian Johnson in The New York Times on October 12, 2014.

Li Haiwen, 47, grows medicinal plants, rather than grain, on the plot of land he rents from the local government in Yangling. “The more grain you plant,” he said, “the poorer you get.”CreditGilles Sabrie for The New York Times

Uncovering the Maritime Silk Road

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Uncovering the Maritime Silk Road By Matthew MacEgan on World Socialist Web Site on October 14, 2014.

SUPERVISE CAPA GRADUATES

Friday, October 10th, 2014

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CAPA, the China American Psychoanalytic Alliance, trains mental health professionals in China to do psychoanalytic psychotherapy. More than 400 Western psychoanalysts and psychoanalytic psychotherapists are CAPA members: teaching and supervising and treating (psychoanalysis and analytic psychotherapy) our wonderful, hardworking, English speaking students using distance technology. Please look at our website www.capachina.org

1 session/week of supervision is part of our Four-year training program.
Graduates of the Two-year Basic program and the Two-year Advanced program want (and need) more supervision. CAPA has 20 openings for supervisors. (more…)

The Films of Hou Hsiao-Hsien

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Hou Hsiao-Hsien

Click Here to Read:  Also Like Life: The Films of Hou Hsiao-Hsien September 12, 2014 — October 17, 2014 at the Museum o the Moving Image in the New York Review of Books Events.

Why a U.S. immigrant investor program is being maxed out by Chinese applicants

Sunday, September 7th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Why a U.S. immigrant investor program is being maxed out by Chinese applicants By Jiaxi Lu on the Washington Post on eSeptember 5, 2014.

Chinese citizens are swarming the EB-5 visa program, which requires applicants to invest at least $500,000 in order to gain permanent residency. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mao’s Sarcophagus and Other Constructions In ‘The Dog,’

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Mao’s Sarcophagus and Other Constructions In ‘The Dog,’ Jack Livings Writes of a Modernizing China By Michiko Kakutani in The New York Times on July 30, 2014.

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…)