Developing Chinese Language Teachers

October 2010 Forum: Chinese Ghosts and Monsters

 NYS ALBETAC shares some thoughts on this Halloween-themed forum.

Renowned storyteller Diane Wolkstein told the story of The Red Boy (红孩儿), accompanied by Jeff Greene.



Professor Jingxiang Ying of Xiamen University shared her vast knowledge of Chinese ghost stories and drew comparisons to western ghost stories in her presentation "Ghosts and Spirits in Chinese Literature":


Bo Hao of Hunter College spoke about engaging students in learning Chinese characters through the theme of horror movies.