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Matt Davis Comedy Show

July 10th, Friday, 8:00pm Matt Davis Comedy Show 80RMB Presale 100RMB On Day Of Show A Show You Can’t Miss In Town Matt Davis is a 35-year-old, Alabama-born, award-winning comedian who has released 5 albums over 18+years as a touring performer  while logging repeat performances in 150+ cities eighth countries, including appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, JFL42 in Toronto, and Sketch Fest in San Francisco and with comedic video shorts included in collectives at The Film Dayton festival, the LYAO comedy festival and the Cincinnati Film Festival. He is kicking-off a year long tour around the world in July. He starts of  a handful gigs in Asia and from there will go country-to-country for the next 12 months. Along the way, he is reaching out to […]

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Happiness From The Perspective of Literature

The pursuit of happiness is a continuous goal that human beings have strived for in their daily life throughout history. Great philosophers have cast their wisdom to enlighten us by sharing their views toward it. In fast-paced modern life, has happiness ever knocked your door and slipped away? Where and how can we find that […]

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Performance of Traditional Chinese Instruments

 May 30th  Saturday Night 7:30-8:30pm   Free Entry A group of local Chinese students are working to showcase traditonal Han culture, both inside China and overseas. They plan many cultural exchanges between Chinese and Westerners, including a showcase for Chinese traditional music at the Bookworm this Saturday night. 一群本地学生,正在努力做一个汉文化的推广。他们计划了很多的文化交流方式,其中一项便是周六晚上在老书虫演奏中国传统乐器。 The students will perform on traditional […]

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A Talk with Gabriel Finkelstein

May 19th,  Tuesday  7:30pm Free Entry    (In English)   Gabriel Finkelstein received a B.A. in physics from Amherst College and a Ph.D. in history from Princeton University. He worked at Princeton University, Göttingen University, and UCLA before coming to the University of Colorado Denver, where he is currently Associate Professor of History. He is […]

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Valentine’s Day Special Menu

Take your Valentine’s date for a romantic dinner at The Bookworm Chengdu and celebrate the day of romance with great food:   Starter 前菜: Mango and strawberry salad, with mozzarella cheese, roasted peanuts and sesame dressing / 芒果草莓沙拉配花生粒 (35RMB) Main course 主菜: Grilled salmon over mashed potatoes and steamed onions with asparagus and Hollandaise sauce / 煎三文鱼配土豆泥和蔬菜 (90RMB) Dessert […]

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《麻辣》杂志征稿!欢迎写短篇和诗歌的你~

大家好,非常感谢你们对老书虫和出版社的支持! 《麻辣》是诞生于成都老书虫的文学杂志,专门发表英文的短篇文学作品和艺术作品。杂志目前已经出到了第三期,之前主要以旅居中国的外国朋友的作品为主。从第四期开始,《麻辣》将加入更多中国朋友(地域不限)的优秀作品,将其加以翻译并发表在杂志上。如果你和你的朋友有好的作品(短篇小说,非小说,诗歌等),欢迎向《麻辣》投稿! 第四期《麻辣》的主题是“重建” (Reconstruction). 如果你的作品与这个主题相关是最好不过的,但如果没有也没有关系。具体事项请参见《麻辣》杂志网站的投稿页面:http://www.mala-literary-journal.com/submissions 该网站目前还是英文版本,但相关内容即将被翻译成中文,敬请期待。我们也将在这里和各地老书虫微信平台上更新相关信息。 杂志投稿请发至 editor@mala-literary-journal.com 同时欢迎《麻辣》官方网站 http://www.mala-literary-journal.com/ 欢迎大家分享这个消息并参与到老书虫的文学大家庭中来! MaLa Issue 4 on the theme ‘Reconstruction’ is now accepting submissions! This issue is looking for Chinese creaters of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and art Your writing will be translated and published alongside international writing and artwork to create The Bookworm’s next literary journal Submissions accepted until April 10th 2015 […]

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IMPORTANT NOTE! 号外!号外!

  Our service on Monday, February 2nd (all day) will be restricted to beverage service due to the maintance in the kitchen. Our normal service will resume on Tuesday, February 3rd. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause. The Bookworm Chengdu   二月二号(星期一),由于厨房的清洁和维修,老书虫当日只提供酒水。二月三号(星期二)恢复正常营业。如有不便,敬请原谅。 成都老书虫

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Des Bishop: Breaking China (screening)

January 27th, Tuesday, 7:00pm (free entry)   We are going to screen all 6 episodes, 25minutes each.   This brand new six part series follows the adventures of Irish-American writer and comedian Des Bishop as he moves to China for a year in order to learn mandarin and eventually attempt to perform a one-man stand […]

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老书虫朗诵会(第三期)

时间:1月28号  晚7:30   主题不限!形式不限! 活动免费,欢迎报名! 上一次的朗诵会是2014年,而这一次是翻了页的2015,虽然只时隔一个月,但似乎又隔了一条长长的河。2015年的首场朗诵会,邀你来参与!让我们相约一个美好的夜晚。 报名日期:即日起至1月27号. 报名方式:发送“朗诵会+诗名或文章名+朗诵者姓名”至15208214165; 微博上私信“朗诵会+诗名或文章名+朗诵者姓名”至成都老书虫 活动形式:自我介绍+朗诵+分享对朗诵篇章的理解 活动费用:活动免费,每位朗诵人员将获得小礼品一份。 如果你想只来做一名幸福的听众,我们会为你摆好小椅子,也请你准备好掌声,为每一位朋友鼓掌。

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《生命的河流》纪录片放映会

时间 : 2015年1月25日 15:00 , 门票 : 30元/场 【影片简介】 《生命的河流》 纪录/剧情 | 中国大陆 | 客家方言/中英字 | 103min 我已经感觉到养育我长大的奶奶即将离世,将近13年,她一直惦记着先离她而去的大儿子,即我的父亲,如同对父亲一样,我一样感觉无能为力,唯一能做的是在她驾鹤之前,给她做一部关于她,关于我爷爷,关于我自己——一部家族生命史。我女儿在她祖母离世4个月后出生了,未能生活在同一时空下,生前我奶奶一直惦念她的曾孙,却遗憾未能见面。 所以我拍了这部电影,生命的交替,时代变迁一如既往,传承破立一直存在,比如风俗仪式等。当女儿长大时,我要让她好好看看这部电影,一个人要了解自己家族的历史。 【展映获奖】 2013年 西安国际影像节 青年导演扶持计划基金奖 2014年 中国独立影像展 主竞赛单元 最高奖 2014年 北京独立电影节 开幕片 获评委会奖 2014年 哈尔滨新月独立影像展 开幕片 2014年 长春青年电影节 开幕片 2014年 大连艺术电影节 主展映单元 2014年 中国纪录片学院奖 2014年 印度新德里Visible evidence international conference on documentary 【导演简介】 杨平道 广东人,中国戏曲学院影视导演专业。目前职业为电影、广告导演、编剧,同时写作小说。作品屡获电影节奖项。 作品列表 2006 《阳春之春》 2008 […]

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