Culture & the Arts

RSS Feed

Robert Barnett on Tibetan Language: Policy & Practice

At his Culturally Curious blog, Matt Adler talks to Columbia University’s Robert Barnett about the complexities of Tibetan language and ...
January 21, 2015 5:57 PM

Photos of Dead Singer Spark Media Ethics Uproar

The state of journalistic ethics in China has frequently been lamented in recent years, from state media denunciations of “news smog” ...
January 20, 2015 12:12 AM

Zhou Youguang’s 109th Birthday Wish: Democracy

Chinese linguist Zhou Youguang, also known as the “father of pinyin” for his work in developing the official phonetic transcription  ...
January 13, 2015 5:30 PM