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Changes in Chinese Censorship of Western Books about China

Peter Hessler, writing in The New Yorker magazine, notes a change in the publishing climate for books about China by Westerners, after traveling on a book tour with his Chinese censor! “My Chinese censor is Zhang Jiren,” Hessler writes, “an … Continue reading

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Peter Hessler Returns to River Town: Fuling, China

“The river looked better in the old days.” RETURN TO RIVER TOWN, Peter Hessler Readers of Peter Hessler’s River Town, or who take an interest in how China is changing – and what remains the same – will enjoy this … Continue reading

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