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名字的情感 “Xinjiang”?

May 5 | 86条留言

如果我告诉您,云南和四川的部分地区以前被称为“Xinjiang”?根据中国历史的文章我’ve translated below, the 新疆 region is one of 5 regions that have used the name “New Frontier”。这篇简短的文章是作为乌鲁木齐暴动之后的宣传片而写的,这使它变得更加有趣:

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Discussion: Language in 新疆 Education, Uyghur or Mandarin?

April 14 | 103条留言

自从阅读布莱恩·卡特曼(Blaine Kaltman)’s Under the Heel of the Dragon, my views about language in education have been challenged. At this moment in the 新疆 city of Karamay, there is only one Uyghur-language high school and judging from the rumors I’最近听说他们可能很快会改用普通话。这是为什么?  Or rather, […]

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在龙的脚跟下| 书评

April 6 | 24条留言

在乌鲁木齐发生致命暴动之前的四年多,一位名叫布莱恩·卡尔特曼(Blaine Kaltman)的美国人正在研究博士学位论文,他在中国各地访问维吾尔族和汉族,以找出一个简单问题的答案:你们俩会相处吗?

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丝绸之路上的外国魔鬼:书评

March 2 | 2条留言

The Silk Road has become to 新疆 as the Great Wall is to China. The first foreigners to cross this important set of trade routes were kindly referred to as merchants but around the turn of the century another group of foreigners would step foot here and be labeled devils.

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The TRUTH about 新疆’s Internet Situation

December 6 | 6条留言

How much information is really getting into and out of 新疆? Is the internet completely cut or just partially? If so, how am I updating this blog while still living in 新疆? And the question on everybody’s mind who has any concern about 新疆: when will they turn the internet back on?

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Life in 新疆 after 7.5 (Urumqi Riots)

October 19 | 1条评论

How did the Urumqi riots of 2009 change the way people lived in 新疆, China? During the months that followed the riots, quite a few newsworthy events continued to shape life in 新疆, including the syringe scare and the outbreak of H1N1. As always, keep in mind that this all comes from personal observation and […]

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A History of Unrest in 新疆 (prior to 2009)

August 5 | 2条留言

新疆, in both recent and ancient history, has never been known as a haven of peace and tranquility. Murders and coups of the past have now been replaced by riots and what the Chinese call “splittism” (the desire to separate the country). Here’s a quick look at the riots and unrest that have occurred in […]

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Water in the Barren 新疆 Desert

July 7 | 没意见

I’d like to introduce you to one of the most popular buildings in Karamay, a small city of only 200,000 people here in 新疆. It represents the only place of worship that is not only accepted by the local government but also boasts a large membership from their ranks.

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新疆 Crippled by Urumqi Riots; Curfew Set (July 5, 2009)

July 5 | 4条留言

7月5日(星期日)北京时间晚上9:30左右,一场骚乱开始cr折,中国首都乌鲁木齐’s 新疆 province. As with any such event here in China, reports are sketchy and numbers vary drastically. Misleading photos and estimations are already circulating all over the web. 可靠的细节赢得了’可在[…]

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喀什’的老城推土机;维吾尔文化处于危险之中吗?

May 19 | 9条留言

在这个老城区的狭窄小巷中,有几千年的喀什历史。 古老的木门和鹅卵石小径见证了无数的驴车,维吾尔族小孩子的通过,以及最近许多外国游客的通过。在外面,这些泥砖砌的墙与历史上的位置似乎很融洽,但[…]

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