• Men of La Mancha


    He is tilting at windmills that will power the future of Chinese musical theater, but Joseph Graves tells Chen Nan that this is what makes him happiest.

  • On a high note


    An 87-year-old US jazz star is ensuring his legacy in China by training a blind 13-year-old piano prodigy.

  • Mystery beneath


    A British tai chi master in China lives the aspiration she shared with her late husband, who was her first teacher.

  • Portraits from afar


    As a National Geographic photographer, Michael Yamashita zooms in on places too far away for most of the outside world to see otherwise.

  • Healing touch


    A Malian doctor combines modern and traditional medicine to ease the suffering of leprosy and AIDS patients in Southwest China

  • Timeless tunes


    Cecilia Lindqvist studied guqin, a Chinese zither, under some of the best masters of the instrument in Beijing in the early 1960s.