Posts Tagged: Chinese new year
The lunar new year has come and gone, but Charlene Cheung’s essay about what Chinese New Year celebrations meant to her growing up is still ripe for reading.
It’s a lovingly rendered flashback to when Cheung was still eager to please her parents and bring a traditional Chinese doll to show-and-tell at school....more
I heard the percussion first, the dong-chiang, dong-dong-chiang of the drums and cymbals that accompanied the lion dance. The rhythms reverberated in the body and drowned out the traffic around the Far East Center in west Denver....more