Goodbye to Jifeng: patrons gather one last time at iconic Shanghai bookstore

The last branch of Jifeng Bookstore (季风书园 jìfēng shū yuán), an iconic independent bookstore chain in Shanghai that’s been around for more than two decades, closed this week on a “dark” note. Patrons gathered at the bookstore on Tuesday, one day before its lease was supposed to expire, for a low-key farewell party that included … Continue reading Goodbye to Jifeng: patrons gather one last time at iconic Shanghai bookstore