Alexander Emmerich
Germany I am a marketer, writer and Qigong student. I also have a PhD in cultural studies. My research interest is a combination of transatlantic studies, storytelling and movie history with a focus on Western movies and early Hollywood; especially on Universal Pictures. I deeply believe that we all have more in common than what separates us. And researching stories is a great way to figure that out.
Chinese New Year: The Year of the Water Tiger

Chinese New Year: The Year of the Water Tiger

Welcome to 4720! “What?” someone might ask. The year 4720 in the Chinese calendar is the same as year 5782 in the Hebrew calendar, and 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. What constitutes a year and how to determine year zero, varies from culture to culture. It helps to...

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