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Original Essays | August 18, 2014

Ian Leslie: IMG Empathic Curiosity

Today, we wonder anxiously if digital media is changing our brains. But if there's any time in history when our mental operations changed... Continue »
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A Free Life (Vintage International) by Ha Jin
A Free Life (Vintage International)

CIM, January 1, 2010

Ha Jin's _A Free Life_ is a moving portrait of the hopes, dreams, and perseverance of Chinese immigrants in the US. In a decade where the US experienced many challenges, _A Free Life_ reminded me why immigrants still yearn to live here and it made me a little bit less skeptical about the continuing relevance of the American Dream.
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