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Nonprofit leader builds cultural bridges

November 20, 2020


This is Linda Painan’s 25th year in Shanghai. Being a Singaporean born in Indonesia, she used to be a top student back in Boston University

Ancient architectural techniques are modernized but not abandoned

October 23, 2020


Making a waterwheel or a sewing machine solely from wood is not impossible, even if reduced to the size of a fist. Gu Huiming, a 62-year-old

Welding talent and determination, a woman succeeds in male-dominated job

September 25, 2020


Zhu Ruixia, a shipyard weld technician at Jiangnan Shipyard, carrying forward the spirit of perseverance and diligence, defines the

Grasping ancient culture: It's fun and easy!

August 28, 2020


To really know a country, you need to understand its culture and history. From that starting point, journalist and media pundit Zhang

Healing in the traditional Chinese method

July 30, 2020


Dr Zhou Yang works in a setting that looks more like a traditional Chinese salon than a hospital. Wooden benches line the waiting hall.

Pavilions in miniature from a master maker

July 03, 2020


Xu Guanlong didn’t expect that his miniature wooden models of the pavilions in Guyi Garden would go viral and receive so many compliments. He’s

The craftsmen who are building our future

May 29, 2020


Five workers — Wang Zhewen, Li Faqiang, Ding Kai, Chen Wei and Lu Hongguang — received Jiading Craftsmanship awards in honor of their

Medic on call: from terrorism to COVID-19

April 30, 2020


Much has been written about the medical heroes at the forefront of the coronavirus outbreak. But their individual stories never fail

Fancy footwork: An embroiderer finds her niche

April 03, 2020


In Li Yijun’s home, more than 1,000 handmade embroidered shoes are piled in the living room and bedroom. The shoes, of different sizes,

Doctor wears a 'spacesuit' to help Wuhan

March 06, 2020


When Dr Jiang Kai's 6-year-old daughter saw medical staff dressed in "spacesuits" on television, she told her father it would be "cool"

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