Monthly Archives: August 2011

A Man and his Mao

On my trip to Changsha, one of the local government agencies organized a tour of the city and area around the city. We saw the standard temples and statues, a few parks too. Changsha’s main attraction is a massive bust … Continue reading

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Building a Bridge to China

Beijing Review surprised me with another business trip recently. The magazine was sending a few writers and editors to Changsha, Hunan province, for the opening ceremony of the annual Hanyu Qiao (Chinese Bridge) competition. I was asked to go along … Continue reading

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