Voices Carry: Behind Bars and Backstage during China's Revolution and Reform (Asian Voices) (E–book/E–pub) õ Ying Ruocheng

Voices Carry: Behind Bars and Backstage during China's Revolution and Reform (Asian Voices)

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This book was a stunning collaboration between Ying Ruo Chung And Dr Claire Conceision Ruo Chung and Dr Claire Conceision from the beginning I felt as though I was part of some inside secret life of a Chinese citizen Dr Conceison did an excellent job of capturing Ying s dynamic witty Voices Carry is the moving autobiography of the late Ying Ruocheng beloved Chinese stage and screen actor theatre director translator and high anking politician as vice minister of culture from 1986 1990 One of twentieth century China's most prominent citizens Ying was imprisoned during the Cultural Revolution and devised uniue strategies for survival including playing pranks on GUARDS AND KEEPING A CLANDESTINE NOTEBOOK YING'S MEMOIR OPENS and keeping a clandestine notebook Ying's memoir opens his prison years and then flashes back "To His Boyhood Growing Up In A Prince's Palace As "his boyhood growing up in a prince's palace as member of a progressive Manchu Catholic intellectual. ,

Nd often mischevious character in such a way that I felt as though I was sitting in the oom with Ying having a one on one conversation In terms of as though I was sitting in the oom with Ying having a one on one conversation In terms of historical content I have ead many other biographies and autobiographies of Chinese citizens including Wi. Family He also details his experiences as a university student during the heady days when the People's Republic was being founded followed by his subseuent experiences on stage in film and in politics A founding member of the Beijing People's Art Theatre Ying Ruocheng helped open its doors to Sino American exchange when he brought Arthur Miller to China to stage Death of a Salesman in 1983
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the ole of "Loman In His Own Translation Of The Play Simultaneously A "in his own translation of the play Simultaneously a for his own government and a cultural ambassador for countless foreigners and fellow countrymen Ying lived out. Ld Swans and others I felt that YRC s story was truly uniue in that it touched on matters that were not always politically Ying Ruocheng what an incredible man Especially interesting to ead having Professor Claire Conceison as a mentor director and friend. His life as a bridge between China and the West gaining a singular perspective on matters elated to culture and politics While suffering from cirrhosis of the liver during the final decade of his life Ying Ruocheng eflected on his experiences collaborating with coauthor Claire Conceison to tell his story Together they take the eader on an exhilarating journey from Manchu wrestling matches to missionary schools from behind prison bars to behind the scenes at Ground Breaking Stage Performances And From Public Moments Of International breaking stage performances and from public moments of international to private moments of intimacy and despa.