Our China Stories Ep5: China expert interprets mystery behind Chinese philosophy and culture

(People's Daily Online) 10:36, March 14, 2022

Civilizations are enriched by cultural exchanges and mutual learning.

"Our China Stories" focuses on well-known members of different professions within the field of humanities in the United Kingdom, all of whom are active participants in the domain of Chinese cultural communication. By promoting cultural exchanges between China and the U.K., these individuals have contributed their lives to enhancing mutual understanding between both countries.

James Trapp is a translator of numerous Chinese classics, having in particular devoted much effort on China’s great philosophical works, such as Sun Zi’s Bing Fa and Lao Zi’s Tao Te Ching. Trapp also worked as the China Education Manager at the British Museum, having been responsible for raising awareness about Chinese culture.


Our China Stories Ep1: Sinologist promotes better understanding of Chinese history

Our China Stories Ep2: Award-winning filmmaker documents life of China’s ethnic minorities

Our China Stories Ep3: Head of renowned music school uses music to bring China and the West closer together

Our China Stories Ep4: Seasoned translator brings colorful selection of Chinese literature to foreign audiences

(Web editor: Hongyu, Liang Jun)


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