爱与团结:记华盛顿女性大游行

  清晨八点不到,华盛顿西南方小城Arlington的地铁站就已经挤满了手持海报头戴粉红猫帽子游行者,每一辆地铁列车到达都会引来一阵欢呼,每一节车厢都是一个热烈的队伍,汇集了来自各地的人们。

Staging and Reception of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House (1879)

Even since its publication in 1879, Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House is one of the most performed plays on stage across the globe, each performance trying to interpret…

Dongpo Soup 東坡羹

imitation of Dongpo Soup 東坡羹,Dec. 2016 A poet, writer, calligrapher, and statesman, Su Dongpo (also known as Su Shi, 1037-1101 A.D.) is one of the most famous figures…

Cooking A Small Fish 烹小鮮

Fried Small Yellow Croaker with Scallion and Soy-sauce 干烧小黄鱼. Jan. 2017 As I prepare my dinner today, Laozi’s line about cooking a small fish comes to my mind. I fry each…

The King of Masks (1996)

This is a film about the traditional Chinese dramatic art of “bian lian” (face-changing or mask-changing), but it is also a film about the life of common people…

Gleaner’s Moment @ Goodwill

A gleaner’s moment: I stopped by Goodwill to pick up a pot for my calligraphy brushes but got a pair. They were probably works of a pottery student with…

A Visit to Hongshan 19 漫游洪山19栋

Wuhan, July 2011 A Visit to a friend’s childhood home — long cherished memories. “What was your earliest memory? It seems like a box rainbow color pens hanging…

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A Bridge for Children 儿童才艺行动

Jan.-May 2010, Beijing, China Between January and May of 2010, I gave all of my Saturdays to CAI, an organization providing art, music, and sport classes to children…