Archive for the 'China' Category

China Shuts Down Tens Of Thousands Of Factories In Widespread Pollution Crackdow

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  China Shuts Down Tens Of Thousands Of Factories In Widespread Pollution Crackdown by Trevor Nace , on the Forbes Magazine website on October 24, 2017.

Eclipses, Comets, and Dragons in a 16th-Century Chinese Text

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Click Here to Read:   Eclipses, Comets, and Dragons in a 16th-Century Chinese Text: A manuscript compendium from China, currently available for purchase from Jonatha A. Hill, Bookseller, records prognostications related to astronomic phenomena, including the possible meanings of eclipses by Jonathan A. Hill on the HyperAllergic website on August 16, 2017.

A rich and finely illustrated manuscript entitled Yu zhi tian yuan yu li xiang yi fu [trans.: “Essay on the Astronomical & Meteorological Presages by Emperor Renzong of Ming Dynasty”] on paper with 878 vividly colored illustrations, 10 volumes, tall agenda format (360 x 190 mm.), original wrappers preserved in modern wrappers, modern stitching

Evidence of early rice domestication found in southern China

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Click Here to Read:   Evidence of early rice domestication found in southern China By Philip Guelpa on The World Socialist Website on July 25, 2017.

Encounter Han Dynasty Treasures at the China Institute

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Click Here to Read:   Encounter Han Dynasty Treasures at the China Institute: Dreams of the Kings: A Jade Suit for Eternity, Treasures of the Han Dynasty from Xuzhou presents an array of artifacts originating from royal tombs dating from the Western Han Dynasty (206 BCE – 8 CE) by China Institute on the HyperAllergic website on July 11. 2017.

Jade burial suit with gold thread. Collection of the Xuzhou Museum.

CAPA Needs Teachers

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Dear Colleagues

Contact: Elise Snyder  for more information
(schedules and syllabi and reading lists)

Elise Snyder, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Yale University School
Medicine455 FDR Drive 1704B
New York, NY 10002
Landline 212-533-0310
Mobile 203-606-3451

Using Tech To Unlock Mental Health In China

Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Using Tech To Unlock Mental Health In China: KaJin Health by Eva Xiao on the Technode website on June 13, 2016.

Stunning China Video

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Click Here to View:  Stunning China  Video.

CAPA: Last Chance

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

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China’s Ancient Circular Walled Homes

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Click Here to View:  China’s Ancient Circular Walled Homes By Sarah Li, Veda Shastri and Kaitlyn Mullin in The New York Times on May 27, 2016.

Final session of Third Sino American Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program in Wuhan

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

In ancient city of Xi’an, China hopes to restart the Silk Road

Monday, May 15th, 2017

Click Here to Read: In ancient city of Xi’an, China hopes to restart the Silk Road By David McKenzie and Steven Jiang on CNN website on May 14, 2017.

The Earthy Glories of Ancient China

Monday, May 8th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  The Earthy Glories of Ancient China by Ian Buruma in the New York Review of Books Daily on May 6, 2017.
Henan Museum, Zhengzhou Earthenware dog, Henan Province, eastern Han dynasty, 25–220 AD

CAPA: JOIN the 8th Annual Study Tour to China (October 25-November 12)

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

Click Here to Read:  China American Psychoanalytic Alliance: JOIN the 8th Annual Study Tour to China (October 25-November 12) BEIJING / XI’AN / CHENGDU / TIBET / SHANGHAI $4725/Person $1000 DISCOUNT for Psychoanalytic/Psychotherapy Candidates.

See incredible pictures of a giant statue of the Goddess of Beauty being built in China

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Click Here to Read:   See incredible pictures of a giant statue of the Goddess of Beauty being built in China by Megan Eaves on the Lonely Planet website on April 20, 2017.

The construction site as it is today and on the right, an artist’s rendering of the completed statue. Image by: Imagine China

From a Jade Suit to Bronze Dildos, Ancient Tomb Luxuries of the Han Dynasty Elite

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Click Here to Read: From a Jade Suit to Bronze Dildos, Ancient Tomb Luxuries of the Han Dynasty Elite: Even in death the Han Chinese thought that life continued in its own way so they buried the deceased with luxurious objects that continue to impress.by Claire Voon on the HyperAllergic website.

Jade suit, unearthed from Tomb 2, Dayun Mountain, Xuyi, Jiangsu (2nd century BCE) (photo © Nanjing Museum)

COME TO CHINA WITH US THIS FALL

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

                   8th ANNUAL CAPA TOUR TO CHINA
                             October 25-November 5
                           (Partial Tours and Add-ons possible)
                              $4725/person  (2/room)
                      Friends and Family Welcome
                  (Everything included except International airfare)
Sightseeing, Lunch with Chinese family, conferences, Tibet,
Meet CAPA students,  cooking class, Much more
Probably tax Deductible

   

    JOIN US FOR THIS EXTRAORDINARY ADVENTURE 

Zhang Yimou’s The Great Wall

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Click Here to Read:  Zhang Yimou’s The Great Wall: Issues bound up with a major Chinese film production By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Web Site on February 23, 2017.

Shifting Monsoon Altered Early Cultures in China, Study Says

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  Shifting Monsoon Altered Early Cultures in China, Study Says by David Funkhouser on the Earth Institute at Columbia University website on February 6, 2017.

Horses near Lake Dali, in Inner Mongolia. Scientists studying the lake have concluded that the size of the lake has changed dramatically over the distant past, due to changes in the climate and resulting shifts in the annual monsoon. Photo: Yonaton Goldsmith

 

Why China Is Ripe for the Couch

Monday, February 6th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Why China Is Ripe for the Couch By Didi Kirsten Tatlow in The New York Times on February 6, 2017.

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China’s Xi Jinping Defends Globalization In First-Ever Speech At World Economic Forum

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

Click Here to Read: China’s Xi Jinping Defends Globalization In First-Ever Speech At World Economic Forum by Camila Domonoske on the NPR Radio website on January 17, 2017.

China’s President Xi Jinping delivers a speech at the World Economic Forum on Tuesday in Davos, Switzerland. The global elite have begun a week of earnest debate and Alpine partying in the Swiss ski resort, in a week bookended by two presidential speeches of historic import — Xi’s remarks and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s inaugural address.

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