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The African Session of Jinhua Homestay - Arrival
Nataliia Litvinova, 2019-11-17

This is the arrival day of the participants for the African Session of Jinhua Homestay. 

The one-week session was held in Suoyuan Historical Village. On their arrival, all the villagers came to the village square to welcome our participants with drum performance. Then, the participants met their Homeplus families.

Homeplus is where our participants stay for the whole duration of the project. Homeplus is more than just Bed & Breakfast. It’s a unique experience of ...

 

Africa-China Cultural Exchange Week
Nataliia Litvinova, 2019-11-15

    On the morning of November 11, the 2019 Jinhua China-Africa Cultural Cooperation and Exchange Week Forum on China-Africa Economic and Trade Relations opened. This activity was co-sponsored by the Jinhua Municipal Government and Zhejiang Normal University (ZNU).

    Nearly 1000 people from 25 African countries, Canada, and China—including government officials, ambassadors to China, representatives of businesses and business associations, procurement officials of UN agencies, and domestic experts on African studies—gathered together in ...

 

China-Africa Night Carnival takes place in Jinhua
Nataliia Litvinova, 2019-11-11

2019 Jinhua China-Africa Cultural Cooperation and Exchange Week & Forum on China-Africa Economic and Trade Relations


    On the evening of November 10th, the large event, “China-Africa Night Carnival”, took place in the downtown of Jinhua City. The Carnival introduced African culture through music, dancing, food, and art. On the stage, there were songs and dances, including “China-Africa forever friendship”, “Studying in Jinhua”, and “Voice of Africa”. ...

 

Global Vision and Dialogue on Chinese Literature
Nataliia Litvinova, 2019-10-27

Chinese literature has been becoming an essential part of world literature. Within the complexity of the multicultural world society, Chinese literature has resolutely developed itself. How are the renowned masters of Chinese literature, such as Ba Jin, Shen Congwen, Mo Yan, Yu Hua, and Jia Pingwa, different from the past when seen from a global perspective?

On the occasion of the 26th session of the Shanghai Observer's Reading Conference and the release of a new book in the series Reading Companion to Chinese Literature (全球视野下的中国文学 Quanqiu Shiyexia de Zhongguo Wenxue), published by Shanghai Jiao Tong University Press, invitees ...