Chinese Culture Special: Preserve cultural heritage amid COVID-19 pandemic

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    For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Cultural heritage protection amid a worldwide pandemic. We look at how China is preserving the sights and sounds of its past. Dr. Marielza Oliveira, director of the UNESCO Beijing Office, discusses the challenges facing cultural exchanges amid the pandemic. Neil Schmid, a Scholar-in-Residence at Dunhuang Academy, shares his insights into the Mogao Caves, the surrounding areas of Dunhuang, and how the arts and culture have changed throughout China’s history. And Colin Siyuan, a British artist embarking on a sound project back in 2013 to record the lost sounds of traditional Beijing life. #covid19 #Chineseculture

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