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"Whether we like it or not, our identities are influenced by the White and African-American culture of the US," says artist Loo Zihan
DANCE

A journey of self-discovery through lindy hop

Dec 11, 2015 5:50 AM

WHEN artist Loo Zihan picked up lindy hop in junior college, it never occurred to him that the dance would take him on a decade-long journey of self-investigation into his ethnic Chinese identity and what it means to perform a dance that evolved with jazz music in Harlem during a traumatic