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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near, yet so feared: culture vultures

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:09pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... Cecilie Gamst Berg Cecilie Gamst Berg Culture vultures A friend is coming to see me this summer together with the two children, I think aged 14 and 11, she has acquired in the many years we've been living on different continents. She wants to go to Guilin and Yangshuo, home of possibly the most famous of all famous Chinese landscapes: scraggy crags surrounded by fields and water ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1501517/so-near-yet-so-feared-culture-vultures
  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: off colour

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:09pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Off colour In terms of visible cultural markers in Asia, the Chinese are a people apart. Among Asians, not only do Chinese take on foreign first names the most readily, ... traditional South Asian dress. The only item that fitted me in the Kowloon shop, however, was a black kurta. Although I’m about as Chinese as Bill Clinton is British (hailing, as I do, from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1557249/reflections-colour
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    City scope: homeless in Elmhurst

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... in the past year. To address the latter issue, the city authorities quietly turned the vacant Pan American Hotel into a homeless shelter in June. But that didn't go unnoticed by the Chinese residents and small businesses who complained the conversion had led to an increase in shoplifting and people urinating in public. Last month, things got out of hand. The (mostly Chinese) local ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572847/city-scope-homeless-elmhurst
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    My life: Ufrieda Ho

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... Jenni Marsh The Johannesburg-based award-winning journalist and author talks to Jenni Marsh about being Chinese under apartheid and her parents' flight from Guangdong. Ufrieda Ho ... of four children. MADIBA WHO? Growing up, I'd never heard of Nelson Mandela. I didn't realise there were restrictions on the Chinese- where you could live, what school you attended. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572896/my-life-ufrieda-ho
  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: claims to inflame

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Petti Fong

    ... That's the claim put forward by two school board trustees in the city- and it's one that sent ripples through the Chinese community and had immediate political ramifications. A recent press conference was held in one of the city's Chinese restaurants by Sophia Woo and Ken Denike, who claimed foreign buyers had become concerned about plans to pass a policy giving gay and transgender ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1563326/city-scope-claims-inflame
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    Then & now: the great escapes

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Jason Wordie

    ... are NOT refugees!” he exclaimed. “They are our guests.” This generous comment, which sums up tiny, overwhelmed Macau’s magnanimous wartime response, was never forgotten, either. From 1947, when the Chinese ... victory in 1975. Hong Kong’s first “Vietnamese” refugees were ethnic Chinese (mostly Cantonese) from Saigon. Many had family connections in Hong Kong and somehow found the means to stay. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572852/then-now-great-escapes
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    Rant: the height of rudeness

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap LC Leong The height of rudeness Being a tall, Chinese girl (five feet, 10 inches au naturel, six foot two in heels) brings out a rather funny reaction in people. Well, mainly in men, who will accost you to force an inane conversation about your apparently freakish stature. "You are really tall," men say to me in bars and other social settings. "Like ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572845/rant-height-rudeness
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    Something new: shell preservation

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... the flat underside of a turtle's shell- in powdered form, is the primary ingredient in this popular Chinese jelly, served as both a dessert and medicine. Got a bright idea to protect our ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572112/something-new-shell-preservation
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    Then & now: Blowing their trumpet

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Jason Wordie

    ... human history, every culture has marked this most final of journeys in its own way. The Chinese approach to death has always been very distinctive. Various historical travel accounts, documenting aspects of life in the mainland, Hong Kong and among the overseas Chinese diaspora, describe these events. In the 1950s, funeral processions for the wealthy and socially prominent could ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1556131/then-now-blowing-their-trumpet
  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the money shot

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Jason Wordie

    ... of titillating “erotic” material. Every newsstand stocks a variety of Chineselanguage titles. The curious combination of prudery and prurience that characterises the Hong Kong-Chinese approach ... production centres for Chinese pornography in this period. The Christian-inspired New Life Movement, started by Madame Chiang Kai-shek in the early 30s, took Nationalist prudishness to new limits, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1568214/money-shot

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