Tag: ccp

China – Big Data Empire

Written by Pamela Kyle Crossley. In global history, China stands out for its reputation for close, reliable documentation from an early date. Over two dozen of the dynastic empires of China dating back more than 2000 years have fairly detailed histories, most of them produced within a generation […]

An interview with Betty Ho and Roger Lee

Interviewed by Panos Kotzathanasis. On the occasion of Roger Lee’s collaborations with Ann Hui and the screening at the Five Flavours Film Festival, supported by HK ETO, I speak to them about the Film Development Fund, the First Film Initiative, HK cinema in general, the film “Mad World” and […]

Chinese Red Tourism

Written by Kirk A. Denton.  In 2004, the offices of the State Council and the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party issued an outline affirming ‘red tourism,’ a state-sponsored program to encourage travel to historical sites related to the Chinese communist revolution, as a ‘key front for […]