To learn about efforts in reviving tea culture and empowering local communities in the central county of Nantou, Culture Minister Cheng Li-chiun visited local cultural hotspots and talked with Nantou residents on Jan. 16.
Winners of the 2018 Taipei International Book Exhibition Prize were announced on Jan. 8. The winning authors and editors will each receive a cash prize of NT$100,000 and a trophy at the opening ceremony of the 26th TIBE on Feb. 6.
The National Museum of Taiwan History is holding a showcase of its collection of Taiwanese deity statues. Such statues are not only vehicles for people's respect and hope, but also embodiment of memories and craftsmanship of different eras.
Sheu Fang-yi is a Taiwanese dancer and choreographer who had danced with the Martha Graham Dance Company for ten years. Sheu also starred in director Hou Hsiao-hsien's 'The Assassin' in 2015 and remains active on the international stage.
The Lee Rong-chun Literary Museum was established to recognize the late writer Lee Rong-chun's significance in Taiwan literature. Visitors can learn about the history, literature, and culture of Yilan through Lee's life and writings.