SOCIETY

A Chinese Textile Worker’s Two Decades of Dreams in South Africa

How two generations of a Chinese migrant family established a foothold halfway across the world

LIFE

A Shandong Farmer’s Big Venture in Spain

How a Chinese community of migrant workers and entrepreneurs put down roots in the Spanish capital of Madrid

SOCIETY

Who are the Chinese Diaspora in Ukraine?

The trade, education, and human connections between China and Ukraine—in infographics

MUSIC

The Musicians Plucking Heartstrings Across Cultures

How the spontaneous music of a Chinese-Syrian duo fuses the sounds of traditional instruments across cultures

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TRADITIONAL CULTURE

The Enduring Chinese Roots of Central Asia’s Dungan People

Discover how faith and family have held the Dungan communities of Central Asia together for centuries

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TRADITIONAL CULTURE

Ghosts of Silom

In a Chinese neighborhood swallowed by an urbanizing Bangkok, even the dead have a hard time finding a home

DIALECTS

Fangyan Friday #4: Pu-Xian Min

An endangered Fujianese dialect from the birthplace of Mazu, the goddess of mariners

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MUSIC

Homecoming Harmonies

The Global Chinese Orchestra brings acclaimed Chinese musicians from across the globe to celebrate their journeys together

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FILM

‘Crazy Rich’ in the Details

In spite of problematic representation, it’s the small details in Crazy Rich Asians that will resonate with Chinese diaspora viewers

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LIFE

One Belt, One Love

As China goes global, so are many relationships—with mixed results

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