On inner vs outer, foreign vs local, and other deeply engrained cultural distinctions one encounters in ChinaRead More
Author: Jeremiah Jenne
About The Author
Jeremiah Jenne is a writer, educator, and historian based in Beijing.
Word to those studying Chinese: Master the tones early. Make it the first thing you do.Read More
This day in history: The Tianjing Incident, or “Why it’s never a good idea to make all of your subordinates kings”
A tale of a lunatic populist figurehead given to delusions of grandeur and hallucinations of his messianic nature (sound familiar?)Read More
Angry academics rarely make the news, but this particular tempest quickly exploded the tea cupRead More