• Short Summary

    LIN YUTANG, THE AUTHOR AND LINGUIST, HAS RETURNED TO TAIWAN TO SETTLE AFTER 30 YEARS ABROAD.

  • Description

    LIN YUTANG, THE AUTHOR AND LINGUIST, HAS RETURNED TO TAIWAN TO SETTLE AFTER 30 YEARS ABROAD. HE AND HIS WIFE ARE LIVING ON YANGMINGSHAN ... THE GRASS MOUNTAIN ... JUST NORTH OF TAIPEI.

    DR. LIN, WHO WAS EDUCATED IN THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, IN THE UNITED STATES, AND IN GERMANY, HAS WRITTEN MORE THAN 30 BOOKS IN ENGLISH. THEY INCLUDE "MY COUNTRY AND MY PEOPLE", "THE IMPORTANCE OF LIVING", AND "WITH LOVE AND IRONY." HE SAYS HE WANTS TO LIVE ON TAIWAN "BECAUSE I'M AN ORIENTAL, AND BECAUSE I WANTED TO RETURN TO THE ORIENT."
    DR. LIN IS IN GREAT DEMAND AS A LECTURER, NOT ONLY ON LITERATURE AND LINGUISTICS, BUT ALSO ON CHINESE ART, ON WHICH HE IS AN EXPERT.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAECHOGVRQCYF338JNSMHIO1H3
    Media URN:
    VLVAECHOGVRQCYF338JNSMHIO1H3
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment