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Mingbai: Chinese poetry of the cup

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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The Legacy of the Black Panther Party in China: Q&A with Tyson Amir

“China is trying to figure out who China is…I think they’ll have their own ideas about superiority…

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Beijing event promotes black visibility, community building in China

Video by Cassidy McDonald (also available on Youku) Poets, activists, authors, and observers packed the Beijing…

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Chinese poet Yu Guangzhong dies at age 90

Poet and writer Yu Guangzhong 余光中 died at the age of 90 on Thursday in Taiwan. He was admitted…

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The great romantic of 20th-century Chinese poetry, Xu Zhimo

This past spring, I traveled to rural Zhejiang Province to participate in a poetry event. At one of the…

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U.S. poet laureate Tracy K. Smith on Chinese poetry, language, and the allure of China

“Because I have this other language, I have a different emphasis, a different cadence that I now…

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The naked poetry of Ren Hang

There was an…

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