The European Year of Cultural Heritage aims to enhance the contribution of Europe’s rich cultural traditions to economy and society, and to promote culture as an important element of the EU’s international presence.
Chengkan, a village notorious for its fengshui, another one of the oldest living villages in the world, founded in the Three Kingdom period (in the Eastern Han Dynasty). This village is a labyrinth, most get lost here, a bit like Venice. Best way to see it, is to get lost in it.
This is a classic example of a big house of Huipai architecture with a big skylight for natural light into the house. Wealthy families are the ones with more than two levels, here's one.
Captured on the ground floor of the house where the communal living spaces are. There's not one nail in the house, its held together by incredible craftmanship, carefully designed and crafted by hand with wood and bamboo that fit perfectly with each other.
via @hiphoped Stanley Nelson & April R. Silver join us, TONIGHT/April 25!🙌:
We're excited to announce that Stanley Nelson will be with our Tuesday Twitter Chat, discussing the ins & outs of his 2017 documentary release, Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Historically Black Colleges and Universities! 🌎
In addition, we have progressive, arts activist and writer, April R. Silver!
Super pumped to have these two amazing minds!
... So, what is the deeper meaning of Hip Hop culture, as it relates to higher education? How did (or How does) Hip Hop culture actively effect your educational experience, whether directly or indirectly? We want to know what all of this means to you. Let's ask questions, help one another understand where each of us is coming from, brainstorm, talk about it and incorporate some ideas of creative pedagogy (of course) 📢
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