Happy Chinese New Year: A Book and a Film

Happy Chinese New Year! Though I still have yet to set foot in China, I have long been fascinated by its art, culture and writing. I have chosen a Chinese book and film to share with you to celebrate the start of the Year of the Horse(though I can’t promise a great many horses are involved), both of which piqued my interest in world film and literature when I was at an impressionable age.

I am very much fond of the idea of a new year at the end of January – after a long and dreary post-Christmas month, with …read more on Starry Eyed Travels