Taiwan institutions to mark International Museum Day with free entry, special events

More than 40 institutions across Taiwan will offer free entry and host special events May 18 to mark International Museum Day. Many of the country’s leading artistic, historical and scientif...

Ministry of Culture rolls out 3D modeling program to recreate Taiwan’s historical monuments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A number of Taiwan’s past iconic monuments will be brought back to life as part of the Ministry of Culture’s (MOC) initiative to establish the “Taiwan H...

Southeast Asian Literature Forum in Taiwan to kick off in March

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- 2018 Southeast Asian Literature Forum in Taiwan—involving local writers, publishing industry figures and six top talents from Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippin...

Taiwan Literature Awards prize-giving to take place at NMTL in Tainan Dec 9

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- The award ceremony of the Taiwan Literature Awards, which has been widely recognized as the top literature honor of the country, will take place at the auditorium of the Nationa...

Taiwan Literature Awards encourage contemporary writers to compose in their mother tongues

TAINAN (Taiwan News) — The ceremony of the 2017 Taiwan Literature Awards was held on Saturday at the National Museum of Taiwan Literature (NMTL) in Tainan. The Awards are often referred to a...

2017 Taiwan Literature Awards unveiled

TAIPEI ( Taiwan News ) --Winning and selected works for the 2017 Taiwan Literature Awards, which has a total purse of NT$2.4 million, were unveiled on Nov. 15, and the biggest winner is novelist Lan M...

A pilgrimage to the old Tainan, capital of early Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--I feel obliged to write about Tainan, where I grew up, not because it is my home city but because there are so many interesting places to talk about in the oldest city on the isl...

Top 10 Alternative Places to visit in Tainan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the old capital of Taiwan and home to a sizable proportion of the country’s architectural and historic heritage, Tainan is a fixture on the tourist on the tourist trai...

'America's Literary Landscape' exhibition in Tainan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tainan-based National Museum of Taiwan Literature and the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) join hands holding “America’s Literary Landscape” exhibition in ...

MOC hold events to celebrate International Museum Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Ministry of Culture is holding a series of events reflecting the 2017 theme of “Museums and contested histories: Saying the unspeakable in museums,” in celebrat...

Tainan immersed in the spirit of Christmas

With Christmas just one month away, Tainan City Government is now holding Christmas Light Festival featuring “Galaxy Christmas,” lighting up the historic city with seven lit-up areas. A...

NTM to invite Indonesian writers to share their literature

Can you imagine that the migrant caregiver in your house might be a talented writer? The National Taiwan Museum is opening its backyard this Sunday to have three writers who used to be migrant workers...

Shakespeare exhibition to mark 400th anniversary of his death

Taipei, Sept. 22 (CNA) An exhibition will kick off later this month in Tainan, southern Taiwan, to commemorate the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, showcasing precious artifacts suc...

Competition for migrant literature awards kicks off

Taipei, March 1 (CNA) Competition for the second annual Taiwan Literature Award for Migrants (??????) opened Sunday with the organizer calling for submissions. Current or former migrant workers...