Dasheng’s Little Lectures 大生小議 is a series of short videos by Liu Chan 劉蟾, aka Dasheng 大生, an artist and independent scholar based in Beijing.
We have previously featured short videos created by Chen Qiushi 陳秋實, Yuan Tengfei 袁騰飛 and Liang Hongda 梁宏達. See:
- Chen Qiushi 陳秋實, Chen Qiushi’s Gift of the Gab, China Heritage, 28 December 2020;
- Liang Hongda 梁宏達, et al, 5.16 — Sorry, Not Sorry, China Heritage, 16 May 2021; and
- Uncle Nigel, GouGe 狗哥 & Wang Gang 王剛, Celebrating the Egg-fried Rice Festival in West Korea, China Heritage, 1 November 2020.
We are grateful to Callum Smith for his technical assistance.
— Geremie R. Barmé
Editor, China Heritage
16 January 2023
- Liu Chan’s Memorial for the Departed, 12 January 2023
- Rumour — a Pipe Blown by Surmises, Jealousies, Conjectures, 7 June 2019
- On Rumours & Lies — Dasheng’s Little Lectures, 16 January 2023
- Brainwashing vs. Educating — Dasheng’s Little Lectures, 17 January 2023
- Resisting Cultural Capture — Dasheng’s Little Lectures, 18 January 2023
- In the Eyes of the Beholder — Dasheng’s Little Lectures, 19 January 2023
Telling Rumours from Lies
The Land of Illusion
Truth becomes fiction when the fiction’s true;
Real becomes not-real when the unreal’s real.