Ensenyar llengües a l'alumnat xinès

By Arnau Cerdà | Aprendre i ensenyar llengües i cultura a l'alumnat xinès

Celebrem la dona

Avui és el dia de la dona treballadora. I, per tant, també és el dia de la dona traductora. I el dia de la dona autora. No hauria de ser necessari, …

Sant Jordi 2016

Torna a arribar Sant Jordi, dia de parades de llibres i de roses. És un plaer passejar-se pels carrers de Barcelona i buidar la butxaca. Segurament, …

Award-Winning Screenwriter Talks about Her Novel on China, Japan, War

• <i>Scribe of Zhang Yimou’s</i> <b>Coming Home</b> <i>and</i> <b>Flowers of War talks up her toughest book yet</b>• <b><br>Tells the story of Japanese women left behind after the war and</b> …

Why is China’s greatest novel virtually unknown in the west?

Dream of the Red Chamber is a masterpiece that has been called the ‘book of the millennium’ and it is high time it receives the attention it deserves<p>When I was a graduate student in Oxford many years ago I shared a house with a brilliant German sinologist who used to push translations my way, …

Literature

Les chroniques de Zhalie

Yan Lianke. Les <i>chroniques de Zhalie.</i><br>Traductora: Sylvie Gentil.<br>Editorial: Philippe Picquier.<br>Versió Kindle, equivalent a 515 pàgines.<p>Una vegada més, …

Baidu Moves into China's Online Literary Market

Related China<p>Chinese search engine giant Baidu, Inc. recently announced it's established a literary website by integrating a number of existing …

Crazy Rich Asians

• <b>Author:</b> Kevin Kwan<p><i>Crazy Rich Asians</i> is the outrageously funny debut novel about three super-rich, pedigreed Chinese families and the gossip, backbiting, and scheming that occurs when the heir to one of the most massive fortunes in Asia brings home his ABC (American-born Chinese) girlfriend to the …

Points of origin

<b>Diao Dou. Points of origin.</b> <b><br>Traductor: Brendan O’Kane.</b> <b><br>Ed. Comma Press, octubre 2015.</b> <b><br>Versió Kindle equivalent a 192 pàgines.</b> <b><br>Títol original: 出处.</b><p>Avui …

El primer gran avión de pasajeros “made in China” está listo para volar este año

Repassem el 2015

Igual que l’any passat, WordPress posa a la nostra disposició una infografia sobre les estadístiques del nostre bloc. Veureu que aquest any el bloc …

Ai Weiwei cierra sus muestras en Dinamarca en apoyo a los refugiados

El artista y activista chino protesta contra la decisión del gobierno danés de confiscar los bienes a los solicitantes de asilo<p>La polémica …

Ai Weiwei retira una obra suya del Museo Aros en protesta por las nuevas leyes de asilo de Dinamarca

El artista y activista chino Ai Weiwei retirará una obra suya expuesta en el Museo Aros, en la costa este de la península de Jutlandia, en Dinamarca, …

Viaje a la escuela del siglo XXI

<b>Nombre autor:</b> Alfredo Hernando<b><br>Fecha:</b> 02-02-2016<p><b>Descripción:</b><p>Las tecnologías de la información están transformando la educación, configurando nuevos …

Points of Origin by Diao Dou - Book review

'There are those who would say that tales of the fantastic can come only from the times of Apuleius or Kafka,' suggests Diao Dou in his newly …

China

Chronique absurde d’un village chinois devenu mégapole.

Dans son dernier livre, l’écrivain chinois Yan Lianke fait la chronique de Zhalie, un village de quelques foyers totalement transformé par un couple …

The long, incredibly tortuous, and fascinating process of creating a Chinese font

The story of Chinese characters begins with, of all things, turtle bellies.<p>The kings of the Shang Dynasty—which ruled from the 16th to the 11th centuries BC—had questions. Questions about what the king should do, like whether to “perform a ritual for Father Ding and offer to him thirty captives …

Typography

Mr Jodhpurs

The train had not yet left Peking Station. Mr Jodhpurs, who occupied the compartment’s upper berth - jodhpurs, spectacles, a dark satin western style …

Snoring

Diari d’un boig

Lu Xun. <i>Diari d’un boig i altres relats.</i><br>Traductor: Carles Prado.<br>Edicions de 1984.<br>224 pàgines.<p>Feia temps que tenia pendent llegir-me aquest llibre. Per …

China en el avispero sirio: factores internos de interés

En azul, Xinjiang. Resaltado en naranja, la zona donde el Estado Islámico desarrolla sus operaciones. Fuente: elaboración propia.<p>7.000 kilómetros …

Chinese artisans use traditional foot-powered lathe to craft beautiful wooden bowls【Video】

At one time, nearly all of the 270 households in the village of Shawo would have been engaged in woodcraft, but today <b>just six elderly men know the</b> …

Shenzhen Timelapse

Chinese Stereotypes of Foreigners

This is something I’ve just started to hear recently, sort of the flipside of the "开放 (kāi fàng)" thing I suppose.<p>I think it stems from American …