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  • Brave Men Never Return: On The Historical Trail of Assassin Jing Ke

    Education Programs Coordinator Jeffrey Schwab visits Yi County on the trail of the famous assassin Jing Ke.

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  • Spring in our Steppe

    The 7th graders of the Canadian International School of Hong Kong arrived in Chifeng on a rare rainy evening, an unexpected if not fortuitous omen for the week to come on the grasslands of Inner Mongolia.

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  • Monkeying Around in Henan

    This week, the Hutong Education staff set out on a research trip to re-connect with our local partners in Henan and to expand the scope of our Shaolin: Kung Fu Kids program.

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  • Phoenix Platform Village and the Western Tombs

    20 minutes walking distance from Emperor Yongzheng’s tomb in the Western Tombs is the small village of Fenghuang Tai (“Phoenix Platform”) Village. The air has an atmosphere of calm and serenity, clear and crisp yet heavy with the weight of peace that comes with death at rest in the proper place…

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  • The Hutong Herald

    The Hutong as an organization is filled with too many bright, zany, talented lovers of Chinese culture for us to NOT find a space to do a little writing.

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