Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
The China Questions, with Jennifer Rudolph and Michael Szonyi
Two China historians discuss their new book: a collection of answers to many questions that ordinary people ask about China, written by the star team of scholars at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at Harvard University.
Peking Opera actors perform at a temple fair in Lianhuachi Park in Beijing during the Spring Festival in 2010. Also called Lunar New Year, the holiday lasts for about two weeks, starting on the first day of the first month in the lunar calendar and concluding on the 15th day, the Lantern Festival.