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Book & Film Groups

This winter Dr. Diana M. Wood and NCTA Alumni Cindy McNulty will lead a free asynchronous discussion group for NCTA alumni educators on Surveillance State: Inside China’s Quest to Launch a New Era of Social Control, by Josh Chin and Liza Lin. These Wall …

Book & Film Groups

This book group engages secondary teachers with historian Jonathan Spence’s classic, The Death of Woman Wang. Explore the lives of the non-elite in 17th-century China’s Qing Dynasty as they face climatic catastrophes, famine, banditry, and more. Through …

Book & Film Groups

This book group will discuss the possibilities of biography in the integration of social studies and literacy curriculum about Japan, through a consideration of three picture-book biographies of a Japanese inventor, artist, and composer.

Book & Film Groups

The books are The Dreams of Two yi-min by Margaret Pai, and Made in China by Anna Qu. Both explore the challenges and the generational differences that arise in families that leave Asia for the West.