Dictatorial Fiction

It might seem like an odd time to release a novel that includes a fictionalized narrative by Kim Jong-Il, seeing that North Korea’s self-described…

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East Comes West

If one of the jobs of a great city is to provide residents with a boon of affordable festivals, then San Francisco deserves a…

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Flaming Past

Tsui Hark's visually sumptuous Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame is a strong comeback for the veteran Hong Kong wuxia-maker. Magnificent…

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Pretty Pottery

“Poetry in Clay: Korean Buncheong Ceramics from Leeum” is a major new special exhibition at the Asian Art Museum, replacing the popular Bali show….

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Dee Lightful, Mented

Tsui Hark's visually sumptuous Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame is a strong comeback for the veteran Hong Kong wuxia-maker. Magnificent…

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