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Golden Flowers Go to New York

October 28, 2018

2 Local Bai Ethnicity High School Students from Xizhou
1 Documentary Film: “The Soul of the Bai”
1 All American High School Film Festival in New York City
6 Days of Memories…

Daily Life History Sustainability

The Passing of Time in Rice Terms

October 26, 2018

The Linden Centre is cradled in a golden sea of Oryza sativa. 150 days ago, seedling by seedling, this rice was planted at the start of our rainy season and…


Dali Now Connected by High-Speed Rail to the Rest of China

September 11, 2018

“Everyone knows that I am a big fan of China’s railway system. I have spent over 200 nights on trains, covering over a half million miles. Thirty-five years ago I would…

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Coffee on the Border

August 27, 2018

“Coffee is a great power in my life; I have observed its effects on an epic scale. Coffee roasts your insides.” — Balzac

Coffee estate in Menglian

“Menglian is…

Education Events

Summer Camp at the Linden Centre

June 5, 2018

The Linden Centre is at the forefront of experience-based learning of local culture in China; we have partnered with some of the world’s leading high schools and universities to…