Goodbye, Chiang!

By Tong Lam One of the most iconic scenes in the 2003 German tragicomedy film Goodbye, Lenin!, which depicts drastic …

Ping-Pong Powerhouses and Table Tennis Tales

Photo courtesy the Richard Nixon Foundation By Maura Elizabeth Cunningham The 1971 “Ping-Pong Diplomacy” between China and the United States …

Confucius, Mao, and the Little Red Book

All Photos by Jeffrey Wasserstrom I’ve just returned from a trip to China that began with a week in Shanghai, …