Thursday, May 22, 2008
Tonight @ the Shorewood Schwartz Bookshop - 7 p.m.
To truly understand Chinese culture, you need to love Chinese culture. That was the lesson learned from the life of Joseph Needham, a British scientist who arrived in China in 1943 and, over the years, established himself as the world’s preeminent Chinese scholar. Needham’s travels (and romances) are detailed . . .