Tang Dynasty: the Golden Age of China (600 CE-900 CE) It was a time of prosperity& gaiety& experimentation. To be assigned a job in high office in one of the many towns & villages, you had to pass the government exams. It was a route to riches & fame POET: Po Chu-I (772-846)-liked the simple things of life best. MORE ABOUT Po and The Daily Life Of The TANG DYNASTY...on this link.
The Lotus Seed by WVPT. This touching story tells of a young Vietnamese woman who is forced to flee her country but manages to bring a lotus seed with her as a warm reminder of her past. LeVar explores how traditions and heritage are passed down through generations by families who have come to the United States and embraced more than one culture.