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Visiting Program for Young Sinologists kicks off in Beijing

Thirty-eight young sinologists from 34 countries and regions gathered in Beijing for a government-sponsored exchange program to discuss their research on China on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/8 18:13:40

First Arab-Chinese literature forum features dialogue between civilizations

The first Arab-Chinese Literature Forum, dubbed "Literary Innovation on the New Silk Road," kicked off here on Thursday with an aim to promote the dialogue between civilizations.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/22 10:58:23

Veteran scholar Fu Pei-jung shares his opinions about modern Confucian studies in China and overseas

While Confucianism remains one of the world's most recognized icons of Chinese culture, the way many people today interpret the more than 2,000-year-old philosophy is biased, Taiwan scholar Fu Pei-jung said in a recent interview with the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 18:03:40

Veteran Chinese diplomat Fu Ying releases new book exploring China's role on the world stage in the 21st century

What does the rise of China mean for the world? What is the future order in the world and what is China's role in it? How will China shape and be shaped by the world? These questions are often asked by various media outlets and experts around the globe. Now, a new book by a veteran Chinese diplomat is looking to answer them.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/7 17:53:40

Chinese amputee Xia Boyu achieves life-long goal of climbing the world's highest peak

More than 40 years ago, a then 25-year-old Chinese man lost both of his feet to frost bite after lending his sleeping bag to a team member during the trip to climb Mount Qomolangma, known in the West as Mount Everest.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/4 18:28:40

Book launch for 'Silk Road in Ink Wash Paintings' held in Beijing

The book launch for the Silk Road in Ink Wash Paintings - the new book by Feng Yishu, a former diplomat with China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs - was held on Saturday at the Network Center of International Cultural Exchange (NICE) in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/3 17:48:39

'Understanding China' book series makes US debut at New York book expo

Understanding China, a book series depicting the country's historic changes in recent decades to international readers, made its debut in the United States at the BookExpo America here on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/2 16:47:00

Young Chinese writer to launch historical fiction in New York BookExpo

Young Chinese American writer Rebecca F. Kuang is to sign her new book "The Poppy War" on Saturday at the BookExpo at Javits Center, New York City.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/31 9:55:48

Tributes pour in for literary giant Philip Roth

Tributes poured in Wednesday honoring the late US literary giant Philip Roth, whose prolific career as a novelist, essayist and critic chronicled the American experience in the 20th century.
Source: AFP | 2018/5/24 18:03:40

Tom Wolfe, author of 'The Right Stuff,' dies at 88

Author Tom Wolfe, the acerbic chronicler of US society known for best-selling books The Right Stuff and The Bonfire of the Vanities, passed away at the age of 88 on Monday.
Source: AFP | 2018/5/16 17:58:40