‘Chinatown Pretty’ Celebrates Asian American Elders And Their Sartorial Flair

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‘Chinatown Pretty’ Celebrates Asian American Elders And Their Sartorial Flair

March 5, 2021

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History is woven into 88-year-old Dorothy G.C. Quock’s dress, which she fashioned from an heirloom rice bag. After Quock’s father immigrated to San Francisco from China’s Guangdong province, he took a job delivering sacks of rice to Chinatown businesses and residences.
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Photographer Explores Asian American Identity In ‘Where We’re Really From’

Happy Lunar New Year 2021! Because it’s so special, I saved the article below (from NPR) for this occasion. Visit the source for many more photos that accompany the article. The link to the Eric Lee’s, the photographer, projects and bio are in the article as well.

Photographer Explores Asian American Identity In ‘Where We’re Really From’

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‘Nomadland’ Director Chloe Zhao Set To Direct Western ‘Dracula’ For Universal

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‘Nomadland’ Director Chloe Zhao Set To Direct Western ‘Dracula’ For Universal

Feb 4, 2021

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SANTA MONICA, CA – MARCH 03: Producer/director Chloe Zhao speaks onstage during the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards on March 3, 2018 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images)
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China to launch moon probe, seeking first lunar rock retrieval since 1970s

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China to launch moon probe, seeking first lunar rock retrieval since 1970s

NOV 22 2020

China plans to launch an unmanned spacecraft to the moon this week to bring back lunar rocks in the first attempt by any nation to retrieve samples from Earth’s natural satellite since the 1970s.

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China rescue: British diplomat Stephen Ellison saves drowning woman

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China rescue: British diplomat Stephen Ellison saves drowning woman

By James Landale

16 Nov. 2020

A British diplomat has been hailed as a hero after diving into a river in China to save a drowning student.

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