chinese culture

'I Sing Beijing' to Introduce KY to Mandarin as Lyric Language

The first-ever Western singers trained in modern Mandarin lyric diction will debut a special evening of music from the East and West on a Bluegrass stage courtesy of the University of Kentucky Confucius Institute.

UK Confucius Institute Presents Chinese Medicine Week

Esteemed Chinese medicine expert and World Health Organization contributor Li Zhao Guo will present lectures on traditional Chinese medicine

Confucius Institute Celebrates Second Anniversary

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute will celebrate its second anniversary Friday, Nov. 9 with various events.

Karaoke in China: Ktv

A&S Hive members Cheyenne Hohman and Dana Rogers visited Yiwen Chen's home in Yongja, Wenzhou. Wenzhou was a prosperous foreign treaty port, which remains well-preserved today. It is situated in a mountainous region and, as a result, has been isolated for most of its history from the rest of the country, making the local culture and language very distinct not only from the rest of China but from neighboring areas as well. View this video to see A&S Hive at Karaoke Television.

Filmed & Edited by: Dana Rogers

Tianzifang Stamp Maker

A&S Hive member Dana Rogers traveled to Tianzifang this summer. Tianzifang is an arts and crafts enclave that has developed from a renovated residential area in the French Concession area of Shanghai, China. It comprises a neighborhood of labyrinthine alleyways, coffee shops, and arts & crafts stores. Their were many crafters selling their work on the street, one of them was a stamp maker.

Filmed & Edited by: Dana Rogers

Famous Filmmaker With Focus on China Visits UK

UK welcomes internationally renowned filmmaker Carma Hinton to campus next week to discuss the history and memory of China's Cultural Revolution.

ArtsAsia Focuses on Chinese Visual Culture

The University of Kentucky's ArtsAsia Festival breaks new ground this year with a two-day symposium on Chinese art, design, film and architecture.
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