Archives for November 2008

A Murakami-esque Day: Banalities & Absurdities in Beijing

by Sarah Menkedick “Memory is like fiction; or else it’s fiction that’s like memory.” – Haruki Murakami, “The Last Lawn […]

From Turkmenistan to America: How I Found Langston Hughes

by Sam Tranum The boy’s hands shook slightly as he stood in front of the blackboard holding a sheet of […]

A Protester in China: The Life of Lu Xun

by James L. Secor Despite the nouveau rich careening madly around town in their upscale imported cars and SUVs, Shaoxing, […]