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Jaqueline Png


The Controversial Story of the ‘Hermit of Peking’

Long misunderstood and misrepresented, the life of an early 20th century Sinologist and polyglot is given some clarity with a recent publication of the man’s memoirs. 一直以来被历史忽视扭曲的一位20世纪早期中国学家及语言家的记忆录得以重见天日;澄清了“北京隐士”特殊的一生。 He was a…
July 14, 2011

Honey and the City

One man has for over 20 years been raising bees in one of the world’s most densly packed cities – Hong Kong. 他只身一人,二十年如一日地担起了在高密度香港养蜜蜂的差事。 Hong Kong is a cosmopolitan city, often…
May 26, 2011

The Tiger Mom Stalks Hong Kong

While the ‘Tiger Mom’ image is present in Hong Kong, alternative schooling options like the Gaia School show there is no ‘right’ way of parenting and education. 当虎妈的海报在香港大放光彩时,盖亚学院等教育企业指出家教及教育之多面不一性。 Sometime during…
May 24, 2011