Monthly Archives: September 2014
As the son of a Chinese film director, I have been exposed to Chinese films throughout my life. Just recently, I had a conversation with my father over the phone, discussing his latest project “The Monk Comes Down the Mountain”. … Continue reading
On September 19th, a Chinese e-commerce company almost unknown to the Western world had its initial public offering (IPO) at the New York Stock Exchange. Jack Ma, the founder of the company Alibaba, not only instantly became the wealthiest person … Continue reading
In the first week of the study of Asian American literature, Ms.Sohn taught the class the idea of “diaspora”. According to dictionary.com, diaspora’s official meaning specifically applies to “the scattering of the Jews to countries outside of Israel.” With … Continue reading
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