China's government has banned the promotion of its hip-hop culture despite growing popularity. Why the sudden crackdown? Karen Zhang writes.
Cultural black-out on China’s hip-hop music
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A Tale of Two Chopsticks: Lingering Traces of Hong Kong’s SARS Epidemic
SARS ravaged Hong Kong more a decade ago, infecting over 1,700 people and killing more than 300. Because of it, when I eat Dim Sum with my family in Hong Kong, I am presented with a cultural oddity. There are two pairs of chopsticks to eat with.
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