Art

An Introduction to Peking Opera

From different roles to the meanings of masks

11.21.14

The Assembly-Line Poet

How one factory worker shocked the world with his haunting poetery

11.20.14

Ten Surprisingly Simple Weird Characters

Characters with six strokes or fewer that you’ve never heard of

11.19.14

The Story of the Chinese Fan

Chinese fans aren’t just for keeping cool

11.18.14

Let’s Celebrate World Toilet Day!

Demands for toilet equality, and a look at other strange holidays

11.21.14

Hello Kitty amusement park to open in China

The Hello Kitty Home will open its doors on the first day of New Year

11.20.14

Badass Ladies of Chinese History: Yu Xuanji

Concubine, nun, and courtesan – this Tang Dynasty poet subverted gender roles in a huge way

11.21.14

From the Magazine

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Charm Offensive: Hu Shuli & Jack Ma

From opinion-makers to world-shapers, influential Chinese people are changing the world.
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China's Gene Dream

How China is changing the world of genomics
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An Empty Sea

China's fish are disappearing, and it's about to be an empty sea
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Rocking the boat

China’s building a new Silk Road- this time through the ocean

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