Jin Yong Wuxia novels in Chinese mainland: from ‘poisonous weeds’ to literary classicsJin Yong Wuxia novels in Chinese mainland: from ‘poisonous weeds’ to literary classicsThere is a saying that “where there are ethnic Chinese, there are fans of Jin Yong.” The writer, whose real name is Cha Jing-yong and who recently passed away, is commonly hailed as the most-read Chinese-language writer with his 15 Wuxia (martial arts and chivalry) classics that have fascinated se

Unusual moves: Stories of Didi and Uber taxi drivers in ChinaUnusual moves: Stories of Didi and Uber taxi drivers in ChinaA local Chinese government official's case has aroused interest in stories of people serving as web-based taxi drivers in the tide of sha…

Zhang Jianhua: Illustrious career of a guqin makerZhang Jianhua: Illustrious career of a guqin makerMany of the filmgoers who have watched director Zhang Yimou's martial arts blockbuster Hero may well remember the scene featuring an elde…

Elevating quality of rural education in poor areas through TFCElevating quality of rural education in poor areas through TFCA noble man with a lofty mission is striving to provide children in China's remote areas with access to equal educational opportunity.

Carter Tseng: An entrepreneur with a social missionCarter Tseng: An entrepreneur with a social missionIt is difficult to characterize Carter Tseng. As one of the first generation Chinese Americans, he has played many social roles from 1970…

Curator He Yining: Introduce contemporary Chinese photography to WestCurator He Yining: Introduce contemporary Chinese photography to WestIn March this year, 1986-born Chinese curator He Yining for the first time introduced 50 contemporary Chinese photobooks to the FORMAT In…

Fokke Obbema: Bridge China and EuropeFokke Obbema: Bridge China and EuropeComing from the Netherlands, Fokke Obbema is a veteran journalist working with de Volkskrant, a Dutch newspaper, since 1991. However, his…