China Eye Magazine

Contents of SACU's magazine China Eye for the year 2013.

For more details about the magazine please visit the China Eye page.


Issue 40 (Winter 2013)

China Eye 40

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

A true friend of China - Never again the road - Andrew Hicks introduces the diary of Jack Jones who took part in the Friends Ambulance Service.

2013 Beijing Dance Academy Summer School - Fenfen Huang describes her three week dance course in China.

The Story of Fans - Jacqueline Buksh recounts the history of the fan in China.

Houston's New Chinatown: A home away from home - Tamara Treichel describes the Chinatown built in Houston, Texas.

Reading about China 10 - Dr. Haris Livas-Dawes introduces more books she has found useful in learning about China.

SACU Tour to China : Following in Joseph Needham's footsteps- Walter Fung describes the SACU organized tour marking 70 years since Dr. Joseph Needham's landmark tour to China.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.


Issue 39 (Autumn 2013)

China Eye 39

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

Friends Ambulance Unit : Destination Chongqing - Andrew Hicks retraces the steps of the unit as they delivered medical supplies to China in the 1940s.

A Chinese childhood or Tea with the Last Emperor - Patricia Elwood recounts her experiences in 1920s China including a meeting with Emperor Puyi.

Changing views on the sanctity of life in China - Graham Milne recalls his experience of China in the 1940s with the Friends ambulance unit and compares it with attitudes today.

Chuan Chan Yeh (Ye Junjian), A Chinese Gentleman/Scholar/Writer - Michael Sherringham recounts the life of influential writer as recounted by his son.

‘Mr. Ma and Son’ by Lao She - Walter Fung looks into the life of Ma Wei who settled in London as described by Lao She.

Reading about China 9 - Dr. Haris Livas-Dawes introduces more books she has found useful in learning about China.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.


Issue 38 (Summer 2013)

China Eye 38

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

Friends of Sir Robert Hart - Walter Fung review a book about the family of Imperial Customs Service employee Sir Robert Hart 1863-1908.

Huxian Peasant paintings and Artist Ding Jitang - Michael Sherringham outlines the peasant painting movement that began in Shaanxi in the 1950s.

Dunhuang and the Development of Chinese Art - Brian Morgan recounts his visits to the extraordinary caves and grottoes at Dunhuang in the deserts of North-West China (Reprint of 2007 article).

The Gung Ho Movement - Michael Sherringham reports on Jenny Clegg's lecture that was part of the 'In the footsteps of Joseph Needham' tour.

Radio Host Rick O'Shea and Writer San Mao - Tamara Treichel recounts the background of an important broadcaster and influential writer.

Reading about China 8 - Dr. Haris Livas-Dawes introduces more books she has found useful in learning about China.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.


Issue 37 (Spring 2013)

China Eye 37

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

Personal thoughts on the Meridian Society's Long March tour - Michael Sherringham describes how China has changed compared to a first tour 40 years ago.

Raising Old Ghosts - China and Japan in dispute - Tamara Treichel explains why the Diaoyu Islands are such a hot topic.

Quaker missionaries in China - Christopher Henson looks back to the Quaker missions to China in the last 100 years.

The Year of the Snake - Jacqueline Buksh explains the significance of the snake in Chinese astrology.

Reading about China 7 - Dr. Haris Livas-Dawes introduces more books she has found useful in learning about China.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.


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