Cultural Family Experience February 2nd 2012 I now know how to make dumplings!
My professor of Modern Chinese History invited me to a family dinner at a former classmates house. There were four families there, and the conversation proved very interesting (even if I did not understand half of what was being said because it was being said in Chinese).
We played monkey in the middle outside for a while (which I dominated at... not because ... read more
Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more