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Writing China: Madeleine Thien, ‘Do Not Say We Have Nothing’

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Sky Canaves
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he author discusses the experiences, travels and research that influenced her novel, a multigenerational tale through Western music centered on events at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music during the Cultural Revolution.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.
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