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From Beijing to Nashville, Wu Fei has redefined Chinese classical music.  From collaborations with John Zorn to Abigial Washburn, she has opened up what the guzheng can bring to modern music.  Wu Fei performs live in the studio and discusses the magic of her instrument. She will be back in Knoxville this spring as part of the Big Ears Festival.  This podcast version includes the full performance and interview with Todd Steed.

Lola Alapo from the Office of Communications and Marketing talks about her decision to spend part of the summer teaching in China.  She was part of a group of twenty-eight UT faculty, staff and students. 

Grant Gilreath started out wanting to learn Spanish at UT but ended up as an actor in China before returning to Tennessee as a lawyer.  Somehow, it all makes sense.

Elizabeth Rowland discusses founding TN-China Network after having worked in government policy, law, and business for nearly a decade in both the US and China.