Ancient classics provide lessons that are still relevant today
Fu Yiqing's life has many facets. She runs a successful interior decoration business, and travels to scores of countries to learn about local handicraft skills. Her installation art works have drawn huge crowds and more than 90,000 saw her work at the capital's China World Center last month.
More than 30 poets from China and abroad, including Germany, France, Iran and the United States, gathered at Beijing’s China Millennium Monument on Sunday to celebrate the annual Mid-autumn festival and recite their works about the moon at the 7th Mid-autumn International Poetry Meeting.
The University of Abomey-calavi on Saturday afternoon hosted second annual Global Confucius Institutes Day aims to promote the Chinese language and culture.
Wang Anyi is one of contemporary China's most influential writers.
"Don't ask me where I came from; don't ask me where I am going…" this is a song written by San Mao...
When the internal and external conditions were ripe, a fully developed Chinese theater sprang to life, in the form of the Southern Drama.
Dai Sijie is like a bridge. He connects the medium of literature with that of film; and at the same time he links up the world of China, where he was born and grew up, with that of France, where he attained fame, as both a novelist and a film director.
New archaeological findings suggest that primitive inscriptions in China could date back about 5,000 years –1,400 years earlier than the writings found on oracle bones.
Four-, five- and seven-character poetry are the most common forms of Chinese traditional poetries. Of the three forms, four-character poetry came to being at the earliest time.
China Dreams: 20 Visions of the Futureis the first book published overseas to expound on the “China Dream” concept.
Showbiz sensation star Andy Lau is well known for his acting and music career, but as Liu Wei discovers, he is also an ambitious film producer who is willing to take risks, physical and financial.