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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - REVIEW

    Xu Bing's Asia Society retrospective demonstrates conceptual thinking

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 10:39am by John Batten

    ... John Batten It Begins with Metamorphosis Asia Society Until August 31 This mini-retrospective at the Asia Society is the brainchild of one of China's most cerebral and challenging ... transformation of materials. Xu came to prominence in the early 1980s with a self-developed written "language" whose form and layout looked like traditional Chinese but, in what may have been ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1557001/xu-bings-asia-society-retrospective-demonstrates-conceptual
  2. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Robert Miller's HK$100m gift to Asia Society highlights arts funding woes

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com A HK$100m donation to the Asia Society highlights the never-ending struggle small arts groups face trying to keep their heads above water The art of begging When Duty Free Shoppers founder Robert Miller donated HK$100 million to the Asia Society Hong Kong Centre last month, the news stunned the cultural sector. It was the largest donation made ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1542630/robert-millars-hk100m-gift-asia-society-highlights-arts-funding-woes
  3. News - China - DEFENCE

    Shanghai to San Francisco in 100 minutes by Chinese supersonic submarine

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 05:22am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Chinese eye 'supercavitation' technology as future of underwater travel Shanghai to San Fran in 100 minutes by supersonic submarine China has ... in a straight line because they had limited ability to turn. Li said the team of Chinese scientists had found an innovative means of addressing both problems. Once in the water, the team's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1580226/shanghai-san-francisco-100-minutes-chinese-supersonic-submarine
  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Students with poor Chinese-language results can find study options abroad

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung Linda.yeung@scmp.com Those who can't make the grade in Chinese-language exams can still find many study options abroad, writes Linda Yeung Home truths Joining hordes ... failing to make the grade in Chinese language in this year's Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education examination, the results of which were released two weeks ago. If a youngster makes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1559150/students-poor-chinese-language-results-can-find-study
  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Hong Kong Collectors Society brings city's past into focus for 20th anniversary

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 09:55am by Charley Lanyon

    ... Charley Lanyon charley.lanyon@scmp.com The Hong Kong Collectors Society has assembled a treasure trove of historic keepsakes to celebrate its 20th anniversary, writes Charley Lanyon ... with postcards." That was in 1976 and the Briton has been fascinated ever since. A former senior government counsel, Newall helped work out the legal framework for Hong Kong's return to Chinese ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1453283/hong-kong-collectors-society-brings-citys-past-focus-20th
  6. Lifestyle - Books - SHORT STORIES

    Book review: The Dog: Stories by Jack Livings

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 07:52am by Kit Gillet

    ... tale of post-Mao China. Within the pages of Livings' debut book, the everyday struggles of a handful of Chinese men and women take on an almost poetic tone. At their core, each of the eight stories is a simple vignette, often little more than a beautifully crafted scene- yet somehow they manage, together, to reveal the plentiful contradictions at play within Chinese society ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1579141/book-review-dog-stories-jack-livings
  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Doubts raised about using Putonghua as medium of instruction for Chinese language

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 09:47pm by HEIDI CHIK WISEMAN

    ... recalls being drawn into the magical world of Chinese literature after reading the Legend of the Condor Heroes by Jin Yong, a gift from her parents 11 years ago. Jin's wuxia (swordplay) novels are immensely popular in the Chinese-speaking world and have been adapted into many films and television series, which her dad enjoys watching. "My parents had to stop me from reading ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1574201/doubts-raised-about-using-putonghua-medium-instruction
  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Film: Black Coal, Thin Ice, directed by Diao Yinan

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 08:27am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Black Coal, Thin Ice Liao Fan, Kwai Lun-mei Director: Diao Yinan Director Diao Yinan's layered, brooding slice of modern Chinese noir was the toast of the Berlin ... at home that was the real surprise. Previously, films of this ilk- with its shadowy characters and grimly realised portrayal of life in a northern Chinese town- have struggled to get screen time ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1579144/film-black-coal-thin-ice-directed-diao-yinan
  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    How Chinese University vice-chancellor Joseph Sung promotes vision of holistic learning

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:49am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... students who care about society, "not just rant about problems, but come up with solutions". In the coming four years at Chinese University, Sung has set three goals for himself: improve ... Sijia Jiang @scmp.com Chinese University's popular vice-chancellor Joseph Sung enters his second term eager to extend the institution's holistic brand of learning to its ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1539001/how-chinese-university-vice-chancellor-joseph-sung
  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    New compendium showcases local literature from early 20th century

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 03:48pm by Oliver Chou

    ... on society," the professor says. The project, he add, owes everything to the groundwork done by veteran scholars such as Lo Wai-luen (aka Xiao Si), a former professor of Chinese language and literature ... come to light. The 12-volume set covers major literary genres in Chinese that went into print locally during that 30-year period. Three books of poetry and prose were launched last month. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1581689/new-compendium-showcases-local-literature-early-20th

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