Here’s a nice website which will allow you to go an a tour of Edo Japan through Hiroshige’s vision of the Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido.
If you are able to head to Boston, Massachusetts, this summer be sure to catch the Samurai! exhibit at the MFA. It looks very well done indeed.
Authorities Responisible for Xi’an (ancient Chang’an) Propose to Demolish Significant Parts of Xingjiao Temple in order to secure World Heritage Recogntition. This would seem to be a severe misunderstanding of the definition of world heritage…..
New Tombs Discovered in Xinjiang, Contemporary with Tang Dynasty (and many dedicated to infants).