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  1. Globetrotting

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in New York. The biennial is one of the world's most hotly anticipated art shows. In examining the current state of contemporary art in America, the biennial showcases mostly young ...

  2. Film studies: Vision thing

    Posted Feb 26th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui At first glance, the nine films that make up the American Film Institute's Project 20/20 showcase this year are a diverse lot. Among those featured is a documentary about Liberian economist-turned-president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, and an ...

  3. Low-profile pianist prodigy KJ to perform one more concert before heading back to school

    Posted Aug 11th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... at Indiana University in the United States in the autumn. 'I prefer being low-profile,' the 19-year-old said. 'I'm not interested in becoming famous just to feed my ego.' ...

  4. From music mogul to historian

    Posted Nov 18th 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... with Flora Wu She's been a rock music mogul, a heroin junkie and acclaimed historian of the renaissance. Now Leonie Frieda, 48, says she's learning to be a B-list celebrity. Frieda assumes the spotlight at 12.30pm today in the Dymocks ifc store ...

  5. Mainland media play down ruling

    Posted Sep 12th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Jintao exchanging messages with Emanuel Mori, president of the Federated States of Micronesia, on the 20th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. The failure to mention Chen's sentencing was a surprise, as state media had given wide coverage to the corruption scandal. Xinhua wrote a three-paragraph story that briefly mentioned the verdict ...

  6. De Ling and Empress Dowager Ci Xi

    Posted Aug 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Art of Cantonese Opera's Cantonese opera adaptation of He Jiping's play about how the powerful, elderly Qing empress is touched by a young woman's pure heart and love for her country. Starring Liza Wang Ming-chun (left). In Cantonese with C ...

  7. Rebel film director Lou Ye heads to Cannes

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... film, Summer Palace, to Cannes despite not getting an all-clear from mainland censors. The filming of Mystery, set in Wuhan, Hubei, received the green light from the State Administration ... from state censors was 2003's Purple Butterfly, starring international film star Zhang Ziyi. While the censors never explained why they refused Lou's Summer Palace a screening licence ...

  8. Party pooper of an album

    Posted Mar 18th 2007, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... which features astounding guitar riffs. The Prayer is an energetic, electric-beat-driven number. Another entertaining track is I Still Remember- the stirring beat will have you bopping your head ... but its drabness is a more dominant feature. Not a good choice if you want to pass the rest of your day in a positive state of mind. ...

  9. Flo Rida is a state of mind

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of years. But he was set on becoming an international artist and the music he was hearing in his head drowned out the voices of his professors. 'I had already done a lot of shows with people ... with Nelly Furtado and Ke$ha- as he did on his second album, R.O.O.T.S. That album featured Right Round, the infectious track driven by a Dead Or Alive sample which smashed the United States ...

  10. State researchers fear Web can be used for subversive ends

    Posted Jul 08th 2010, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... a top state-sponsored think tank said. New media forms such as Facebook could be used as a force to subvert society if they are manipulated by people who have ulterior motives, Professor Cui ... conservative society,' Cui said. 'I believe that in the development process of newly emerged things, they will gradually merge with the state system.' He added that though traditional ...




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