Alle Einträge vom 21.2.2013

China college admissions bias is testing girls’ patience

Thursday, 21.2.2013

They’re beginning to protest universities’ acceptance of boys who score lower than they do on the all-important gaokao exam. Von Barbara Demick. Quelle: LA Times..


The Bathing Women, by Tie Ning

Thursday, 21.2.2013

Hephzibah Anderson bespricht den von Hongling Zhang und Jason Sommer übersetzten Roman “Da yu nü 大浴女” von Tie Ning. Quelle: Daily Mail. Vgl. 作协主席铁凝率20位中国作家组团亮相 (Zhongguo Wenhua Chuanmei Wang).


Damage caused by decades of pollution and overuse

Thursday, 21.2.2013

After China’s multibillion-dollar cleanup, water still unfit to drink Von David Stanway (Reuters).


I’d never heard anything so strong and pure — I wept

Thursday, 21.2.2013

Nurturing a Star of Opera’s Next Generation “Guanqun Yu … eventually she began a popular Chinese song ‘I Love You, China’ …” Von Val Haller (NYT). Vgl. 于冠群“意外”走红美国大都会歌剧院 (China Daily/Xin Min Wanbao).


China hacking claims: tech firms move to front line in US cyberwar

Thursday, 21.2.2013

“Mandiant founder [Kevin Mandia] reveals how …” Quelle: Guardian/AP.