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  1. News - China

    Mao Zedong's rice bowls auction for record HK$8m in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 20th 2013, 12:05pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com A set of rice bowls produced exclusively for Mao Zedong has been auctioned in Hong Kong on Thursday for a record HK$8 million ahead of the 120th ... are in stark contrast to a call in this month's edition of Seeking Truth, the Communist Party's leading magazine, to "learn from Mao Zedong's frugal thought and work style".  ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1264901/mao-zedongs-rice-bowls-auction-record-hk8m-hong-kong
  2. Lifestyle - Books - BOOKS

    Pitfalls in immigrant writer's road to becoming American

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by BRON

    ... her own name. Sent to a labour camp in East China at 17, Min endured three years of hardship before a talent scout from Mao Zedong's wife Jiang Qing's Shanghai Film Studios recruited ... that Westerners are evil. I was convinced Americans would do me harm until Mao Zedong died and the flood of Western literature came in. We devoured it, we started reading things like Balzac and Dickens, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1223791/pitfalls-immigrant-writers-road-becoming-american
  3. Lifestyle - Books - SHORT STORIES

    Book review: The Dog: Stories by Jack Livings

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

    ... in an attempt to finish Mao Zedong's crystal sarcophagus in time for the opening of his mausoleum in 10 months' time. It is a herculean task, but in late 1976, with the Communist Party ... 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1579141/book-review-dog-stories-jack-livings
  4. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Artist Siu Leung-hing putting his stamp on iconic images

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 05:06am by VICTORIA ANN DUTHIE

    ... Victoria Ann Duthie victoria.duthie@scmp.com Mona Lisa and Chairman Mao just some of the subjects of Siu Leung-hing's amazing mosaics The artist putting his stamp on iconic images There is a wry sense of irony in Siu Leung-hing's artworks- mosaics created using hundreds of stamps. Look closely at the striking portrait of Mao Zedong and you can see he is made out of stamps ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1543199/artist-siu-leung-hing-putting-his-stamp-iconic-images
  5. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Hong Kong-style milk tea takes centre stage at cultural exhibition in Taiwan

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 05:31am by Vivienne Chow

    ... "We can showcase Hong Kong history, tradition, personality and local products," said committee convenor Fredric Mao Chun-fai. Previous Hong Kong Week exhibitions have featured contemporary art, music, design and dance. This year's event would feature a mix of serious and lighthearted attractions, Mao said. Chau Hing-wah, curator of the Heritage Museum, told the South ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1580438/hong-kong-style-milk-tea-takes-centre-stage-cultural-exhibition
  6. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book review: Revolutionary Russia 1891-1991, by Orlando Figes

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 10:09am by Nick Walker

    ... a proclamation that goaded a suddenly competitive Mao Zedong into saying the same would apply to China overtaking Britain in the same way over the same period. From this point the two giant communist ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1521862/book-review-revolutionary-russia-1891-1991-orlando-figes
  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Australian Ballet takes risks to draw young audiences

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 07:13am by Sue Green

    ... Ballet School in 2008. Last year he became a principal. Audiences in Hong Kong may recognise him as the young Li Cunxin from the 2009 movie Mao's Last Dancer, based on the memoirs of Li, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1579179/australian-ballet-takes-risks-draw-young-audiences
  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Home of the 93rd: Mae Salong

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm

    ... of the Mao era.” Nevertheless, he says, “This is our home.” In a dusty field a short walk outside the village, the Chinese Martyrs’ Memorial Museum offers a convoluted history of the 93rd Division ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1573385/home-93rd-mae-salong
  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - POSTCARD BEIJING

    Postcard: Beijing

    Posted May 04th 2014, 01:55pm by XU DONGHUAN

    ... Sino-Foreign Film Co-production Forum by US director Stone regarding the mainland's unwillingness to address Mao Zedong's controversial legacy generated the most international headlines. "Mao has been lionised in dozens of Chinese films, but never criticised. It's about time. You've got to make a movie about Mao, about the Cultural Revolution. You do that, you open ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1502518/postcard-beijing
  10. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: Following the Leader, by David Lampton

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 06:41pm by DAVID BARTRAM

    ... on the individuals behind the post-Mao Zedong transformation is welcome. Based on 558 interviews with Chinese officials spanning almost four decades, Following the Leader: Ruling China, From Deng Xiaoping ... charismatic leaders in the mould of Mao or Deng and towards bureaucrats who favour governance by committee. It's a transition perfectly represented by the downfall of former Politburo member Bo ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1437129/book-review-following-leader-david-lampton

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