FEATURE STORY: The Dark Side of Shadow Magic
The Last Emperor meets Cinema Paradiso in director Ann
Hu's magical, historically-challenged tale of China's first film.
ZHAO LE: January 21
- 27, 1999
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COMRADE LANGUAGE: No Pain, No
It's time to make up for all that wantonness over the holidays.
Get to the gym, post haste!
ASK AYI: The People's Bicycle -
Hey Ayi, in brave new 21st century China, why does everyone continue
to ride rusty old Flying Pigeon bicycles? What makes these vehicles
so special, and why are they named after a dirty gray bird?
BOOK SCENE: Mao Zedong: Lord of misrule
A new book by China historian Jonathan Spence is an
elegant and succint account of the enigmatic, complex and perhaps
all too tragically human Mao Zedong.
BITES: Uncle Khang's Fishing Village
Regional Chinese cuisine is a treat for the palate and easy on your
IN SHORT ... Translations From the Chinese Press
One Chop Shop, UFO or Stealth Fighter?, Cadre Currency Racket, Power
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