Feature: One Cuban's devotion to teaching Chinese culture
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
by Yosley Carrero
HAVANA, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- Every day, Sochi Alay spends several hours at Cuba's Confucius Institute in Havana to help students understand the complexity of Chinese calligraphy and pronunciation.
The 42-year-old Chinese language professor, who has been living in the surroundings of the city's China Town and working at the institute for more than seven years, told Xinhua that his special connection with China dates back to childhood.
Among the memories of growing up, atten ...