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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. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Once upon a dream: Stage production Tonnochy captures the spirit of the 1970s

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:34pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... feel like déjà vu for the production team: both Red Boat and Tonnochy are produced by Albert Yeung Sau-shing of Emperor Entertainment Group. They share the same director in Fredric Mao ... worked with director Mao. The actor says he was most inspired by a chat he had with Tse during the production of Red Boat. "I remember Tse telling me back then: 'when we make films, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1540137/once-upon-dream-carina-lau-and-tony-leung-are-back-stage
  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Open Qing dynasty mansions to the public, Beijing conservationists say

    Posted May 12th 2014, 09:57am by Andrea Chen

    ... residents in Xicheng district, it is better known as the former residence of Hua Guofeng, who succeeded Mao Zedong as party chairman. There is no information on which official or department took ... to wealthy merchants or occupied by warlords until Mao's forces defeated the Kuomintang in the civil war and established the people's republic. "The new government was badly in need ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1508379/open-qing-dynasty-mansions-public-beijing-conservationists
  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The Academy for Performing Arts honours the city’s great and good

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm

    ... honorary doctorate-designates, meanwhile, are film guru Raymond Chow Man-wai, veteran opera producer Lo King-man, theatrical expert Fredric Mao Chun-fai and film director Johnnie To Kei-fung; all ... it is anything special,” says theatre veteran Fredric Mao Chun-fai, of the honorary doctorate he will receive on Tuesday. “I think it’s not so much about me, personally, but more about the things I have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1536088/roll-honour
  10. Lifestyle - Books

    From Marx to Mao and beyond- essays on global communism

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 06:13pm by GDN

    ... Julia Lovell From Marx to Mao and beyond- essays on global communism The Oxford Handbook of the History of Communism edited by S.A. Smith Oxford 4 stars Julia Lovell Writing the history ... assertion of its ideological independence from the Soviet Union. With Stalin's fall from grace, Mao could step forward to become the philosopher-king of international communism. Mark Harrison ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1422872/marx-mao-and-beyond-essays-global-communism

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