As the saying goes, reading thousands of books and traveling thousands of miles. The life of summer vacation is always abundant and colorful, playing, travelling, and freeing yourself, however, you may feel a little empty after relaxation. Reading one or two meaningful books can help you come down to earth, while looking back, you will not feel trifle away your time.
In the splendid culture and history of China, the Tang and Song poetry have left their mark, they have raised the artistic characteristics of classical poetry with harmonious melody and refined writing to an unprecedented height. In the long history, they subtly influence the spiritual world of every Chinese generation and gently echo between reality and ideal, guiding one by one to get out of confusion and obtain enlightenment.
Kite Runner is the first novel written by American writer Khaled Hosseini, which is a story about friendship and soul salvation. If real salvation is to accept the imperfect self, then this book just explains what courage and responsibility is. Kite runners, running not only for kites, but also good humanity and unrestrained soul. Just as Romain Roland once said that there is only one kind of true heroism in the world, that is, still loving life after knowing the truth of life.
If Kite runner is about struggling in escape and redemption, A Thousand Splendid Suns is about searching for the light of hope in the darkness of despair. Although this is a tragedy, there is still a bright and hopeful ending, that is, after all the pain and suffering, people can see the value of life. The courage and belief in the future silently conveyed in the novel just like what Mizal Muhammad wrote on his way home: People can't count how many bright moons there above her roof, neither can't they count the thousand splendid suns behind her walls.
People regard food as their prime want, and eating is an eternal topic for mankind and takes up an IP role that is never absent in literary works. The inheritance of Chinese cuisine has become a signature of Chinese culture. Frying, cooking, stewing, and stir-frying resembles a symphony on the tip of the tongue. See how the "Time-honored brands" play and see what different taste buds they can reconcile.
ART & DESIGN
In the field of contemporary information and entertainment mass media, comic strips, movies, and television all use images as media. Therefore, images are more specific and vivid than text media in reflecting reality and creating fantasy and easier for people to accept, promoting the development of "Reading Pictures" era.
In China, the generation of teenagers who grew up in the era of reform and opening-up formed their own cognition, thinking, and reading modes from the information age, and they have a natural affinity and sense of identity for comic strips characterized by images. They use comic strips to record and convey their lives. Our summer art assignment allows students to create comic strips (pictures & texts) with the theme of "My summer holiday", and let us appreciate their interesting holiday life together~
“My summer holiday”