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The Monk and the Samurai

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May 27, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

The Teabowl that Fed a Thousand People…But Couldn’t Hold Water

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May 26, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Issunboshi

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May 25, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Stories from Japan

Asian Art Museum Education: Japanese Folktales . pdf

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May 24, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Folk Stories of Taiwan

Folk Stories of Taiwan” is part of the Taiwanese Tradition Series presented by the Culture Committee, Houston Taiwanese School of Languages and Culture. It explores some of Taiwanese folk tales, parables and mythologies, and introduces some of Taiwan’s geographic landmarks and historical heroes as well. Through them, you may find a moral or religious lesson or the values underlying the culture. Hopefully, this will help you understand the difference between American and Taiwanese cultures.

What is special about the stories in this book is that most of the articles were translated or edited by second-generation Taiwanese Americans. They are attending high school, college or graduate school, and some of them have attended this Taiwanese School.

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May 6, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

68voces: The Wind

Ayapaneco. El Viento from Hola Combo on Vimeo.

Back then, there was a drunk man who fall down wherever he went. He even got inside some houses.One day, he stepped on a cornfield and destroyed it.He went on and knocked down whatever was on his way: trees, houses, and every parcel of land. He was considered a worker in this world because that drunk man became the wind, that’s why now the wind wanders around as he pleases. Just like the drunk man who used to destroyed everything on its way. Since then, that drunk man is the wind we feel.

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January 1, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

The Hidden Feast

November 12, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

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