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Summer Reads: Hong Kong’s Back Yard

Picking up Hong Kong’s Back Yard , it would…

Summer Reads: Red Sorghum Review

In 2012, Mo Yan became the first writer from Mainland…

Summer Reads: China Dolls

Lisa See’s China Dolls paints a story of three young women—Ruby,…

China Cuckoo: An Audit of the ‘Fifth Estate’

He’s a character in the eyeline of those who matter in…

Moving South: MIDI Festival Rocks Guangdong

It was just a few years ago that the cancellations…

Unsavory Elements: Book of Stories, Passable Read

Peter Hessler’s River Town, like many newbies…

Mountain Maverick: An Audit of the ‘Fifth Estate’