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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Zhang Yimou reunites with Gong Li in a film set in the Cultural Revolution

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:51am by James Mottram

    ... for "re-education" for his political beliefs. The film begins in China in the early 1970s, midway through the Cultural Revolution, with a dramatic sequence involving Lu's escape and return to the family ... amnesia can bring, it provides a useful analogy for those who experienced the trials of the Cultural Revolution and the denial of a past too painful to recall. "Every household in China ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology

    Online supercomputers that learn from mistakes will drive the next hi-tech revolution

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 09:56am by Jamie Carter

    ... at a hi-tech revolution Watson For Elementary Data is everywhere. We live our lives online, and voluntarily give websites and retailers our details in exchange for something. It's how we live our ... a mind of its own that we can all use? Step forward the supercomputer, the coal in the furnace of the internet that will drive the next revolution. Supercomputers are what, one day, will make ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books

    CIA's war of words with the Soviets

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by GDN

    ... of non-acceptance of the socialist revolution Novy mir journal to boris pasternak, in rejecting his novel  The Soviet view was that Western culture, in its late capitalist phase, was degenerate and sterile, ... and Petra Couvee  Harvill Secker  4 stars Those were the days, that glorious time when high culture used to matter, and the CIA and the KGB fought cold wars about it. But in the era of the World ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - RELATIONSHIPS

    Parents can help their children embrace third-culture identity

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 07:17pm by LORA LEE

    ... was that this relocation would be permanent. His relief was obvious and reminded me of how all these youngsters must feel about the constant moving, without a place to call home. In Third Culture Kids: Growing Up Among Worlds, authors David Pollock and Ruth Van Reden define a third culture kid (TCKs) as "a person who has spent a significant part of his or her developmental years outside ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books

    On paper, tale stands tall without the digital gizmos

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 12:31pm by James Kidd

    ... by time as well as place. The serialisation was moulded to follow an average week with story arcs developing over seven days. This revolution in storytelling was entirely self-conscious. ... meditations about contemporary culture. Are the authors anxious about an iGeneration locked in silent(ish) cyber-communion with one other? Or are they celebrating the next stage of youth culture ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Former HKEx chairman Charles Lee busy building Chinese culture website

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 11:10am by Elaine Yau

    ... was the main medium of instruction. I had only a shallow understanding of Chinese culture. I took history in the public exam, but it covered the French Revolution and nothing about Chinese history. ... energy- a website devoted to Chinese history and culture- seems modest compared to his many previous ventures such as setting up the Mandatory Provident Fund and introducing H-shares to Hong Kong. ...

  7. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    A French revolution

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Charley Lanyon

    ... Charley Lanyon charley.lanyon@scmp.com A steady stream of arrivals is giving the city's cultural melting pot a distinct Gallic flavour A French revolution In an alley in Sheung Wan, ... community in Asia and a 60 per cent increase over the past decade. This recent influx, drawn by the region's lively economy, has added a more cosmopolitan flavour to Hong Kong's cultural ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Ramone for life

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by MCT

    ... during its short-lived 1956 revolution. Erdelyi grew up, like the other Ramones, in the Forest Hills section of Queens. He played in a garage band with Cummings in the 1960s. At 18, he ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - SPORTS

    Book review: Stars and Strikes: Baseball and America in the Bicentennial Summer of '76, by Dan Epstein

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 12:31pm by MCT

    ... in the World Series. But Epstein's passion and research make the little details and cultural backdrop come alive like Peter Frampton. (Yes, the English rock musician's breakthrough album was released in 1976.) This isn't a book to assign a cultural studies class. It's a book to gulp down at bedtime as your head spins with nostalgic images of hitter Oscar Gamble, and pitchers ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book review: Russian Roulette: How British Spies Thwarted Lenin's Plot for Global Revolution, by Giles Milton

    Posted May 18th 2014, 03:45pm by MCT

    ... and a lesson in 20th-century revolution, try Russian Roulette by Giles Milton. Just under a century ago, Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov- better known today as Lenin- returned to Russia and swept away the old ... of the Russian revolution and the new "great game" of intelligence run by the British and the Soviets. Who were these spies? The author Somerset Maugham was one. Another was Sidney Reilly, ...




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