South China Morning Post


Making noise – the intrinsic protest of rock bands in Beijing

 •  March 6

In Beijing, bands rock'n'roll but with Chinese characteristics, writes Clarissa Sebag-Montefiore.  "The place is very rock'n'roll," Ben Ben...

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Pauline Chen reworks a classic of Chinese literature

 •  September 16

In this modern adaptation of the 18th-century Chinese classic Dream of the Red Chamber, life for the aristocratic characters is described as akin to...

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Fiction’s great leap forward

 •  December 18

  A population drugged by a brutal regime into losing their memories of a bloody government crackdown. A village decimated by a mysterious...

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To the End of the Land by David Grossman

 •  October 31

In 2006, three years into writing To the End of the Land, David Grossman's 20-year-old son Uri died in the Second Lebanon War. In the epilogue to...

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