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The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu

This book got a lot of buzz when it was translated into English, including winning the Hugo. I was interested because it was Chinese science fiction, and felt like some science fiction next. 474 more words

Book Review

The Three Oldest Classes (老三届 “Lao San Jie” or “LSJ”)

Legacy Of The Cultural Revolution
With China’s upcoming 19th Party Congress in mid-October, approximately half of the people known as the Lao San Jie (the “LSJ”)老三届, or the Three Oldest Classes, will begin to retire from China’s top leadership.  1,301 more words

Global Elite

[COMING HOME - 2014]

Sự trở lại của Trương Nghệ Mưu.

Sự tái hợp của Củng Lợi và Trương Nghệ Mưu

Sự xuất hiệu của một “Mou Muse” mới – Trần Tuệ Văn. 750 more words

FILMS I'VE WATCHED

Elementary school children sing to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Cultural Revolution in 1976

Lintong County, Shaanxi

陕西临潼县 某小学召开文艺演出会,庆祝文化大革命发动十周年 任永健 摄

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Book Review! China in Ten Words

Well this was NOT what I was expecting when I picked up this little yellow book. Not that it’s a bad thing, it’s good to have surprises once in a while. 249 more words

Lifestyle

Going With the Wind

It looks like the classic movie Gone With the WInd will be the next victim of the ongoing cultural revolution., as I read in this article… 1,085 more words

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