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  1. Fractured Rebellion: The Beijing Red Guard Movement

    Posted Feb 06th 2011, 12:00am by Nick Frisch

    ... responses to the thought-rectification 'work teams' sent to campuses in the first salvo of the Cultural Revolution, and the resulting political designations ... of unfamiliar names, locales and contexts. China is no longer fixated on 'class struggle' and today's helmsmen have steadier hands. But the Cultural Revolution wasn't just ...

  2. Call for revolution in english teaching

    Posted May 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com English should be taught in Hong Kong by multilingual teachers, not native English speakers, according to a Hong Kong education professor who is organising an international conference on English as a lingua franca, being h ...

  3. How golden boy split with party

    Posted Jul 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... he was sent to the countryside as a youngster in Mao's 'down to the countryside' movement during the Cultural Revolution, and when he went to prison in 1976 he saw a side ...

  4. The End of the Revolution- China and the Limits of Modernity

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mark O'Neill The End of the Revolution- China and the Limits of Modernity by Wang Hui Verso Books Wang Hui is a professor in the Department of Chinese Language and Literature ... continual concern with the relationship between culture and the public, his flexible cultural practice... this is the great tradition of the Chinese intellectual'. Can the intellectuals ...

  5. Dr Sun Yat-sen opera isn't a revolution in sound

    Posted Oct 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sam Olluver Dr Sun Yat-sen Opera Hong Kong Grand Theatre, HK Cultural Centre Thursday Dr Sun Yat-sen- four years in the making- was intended to premiere in September, at Beijing's National Centre for the Performing Arts. But after a diktat undid the much anticipated curtain-up of the opera, commissioned by Opera Hong Kong and the city's Leisure and Cultural Services ...

  6. Such Is This World@sars.com

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Nest' for parents whose children have gone abroad. There she befriends intellectuals whose lives have been devastated by the Cultural Revolution and party purges. Then two dramatic strands ...

  7. A Maoist utopia emerges online

    Posted Jun 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ming magazine. Xin maintains the order was made. Fan said the 'wholesale negation of the Cultural Revolution is metaphysics [or simply put, rigid thinking]. You should take a second look ... traffic in China. Critics say that, as a relatively young man in his 30s, Fan has no direct experience of the Red Guards' fury during the Cultural Revolution, which might explain his ...

  8. Party is deifying itself, scholar warns

    Posted Jun 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the founding of the Communist Party has drawn closer, the country has been swept up in a wave of orchestrated revolutionary nostalgia unseen since the Cultural Revolution. The propaganda blitz includes ... without the Chinese Communist Party, there is no new China,' Zhao said. 'Also there is no Great Leap Forward campaign, no anti-rightist campaign and no Cultural Revolution.' During ...

  9. Celebrating the birth of modern China

    Posted Mar 31st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the early years of the republic. Nevertheless, the 1911 Revolution not only triggered political reform, but also intellectual and cultural changes in the modernisation of China. ... This year marks the centenary of the Xinhai Revolution, an event that led to the birth of modern China. The revolution, named after the sexagenary cycle of the Chinese calendar, brought ...

  10. China bids on art revolution

    Posted Sep 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and the Cultural Revolution mean that few Chinese know about Western art. 'But Westerners have been collecting Chinese and Japanese art, and many of them are experts in Chinese antiques. Why ... of sculpture and continental furniture at Sotheby's Paris, said it was natural for Chinese art collectors to have started with the culturally familiar, then migrate to foreign art forms. She saw ...




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