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Graveside poetry: Xiao Hong, Dai Wangshu, and the dead among us

April is National Poetry Month, and we’re celebrating with a series of articles that looks at Chinese poetry, both past and present.

Construction worker loses job after exposing low-quality helmets

A migrant worker in Qingdao, Shandong Province, claims he was fired by his former employer and is having trouble finding another job after…

Zheng Xiaoqiong, the migrant poet

April is National Poetry Month, and we’re celebrating with a series of articles that looks at Chinese poetry, both past and present. Last week…

Kuora: The usefulness of learning Chinese

Last Thursday’s episode of the Sinica Podcast featured Mark Rowsell, a.k.a. Dashan, and David Moser talking about the Chinese language — referencing…

Rampant Chinese cheating exposed at the Boston Marathon

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports…

Friday Song: “Wishing We Would Last Forever” and Su Shi

In celebration of National Poetry Month, today’s song has its roots in a Chinese classical poem from the Song dynasty, written by Su…

From India’s TikTok ban to a rape lawsuit against Richard Liu — our top news this week

From India’s ban of Chinese-created video app TikTok to Amazon’s exit from China to a rape charge filed against JD.com founder Richard Liu,…

China’s AI trajectory is set by entrepreneurs and international collaboration, not by government edict

What is driving China’s current boom in artificial intelligence research? Many Western analyses inaccurately…

‘Poet on a Business Trip’: An offbeat odyssey through Xinjiang with poetry

April is National Poetry Month, and we’re celebrating with a series of articles that looks at Chinese poetry, both past and present. Our last…

Sinica Podcast: Dashan and David Moser on the Chinese language

This week’s Sinica Podcast is now live. China’s most famous Canadian, Mark Rowswell, became famous — or at least “feimerse” — after…

iQiyi uses AI to improve video-creation efficiency, CTO says

iQiyi is China’s largest video-streaming site based on time spent on its platform. Viewers watched 4.395 billion hours of video in January, according…

Du Fu’s ‘Ballad of an Old Cypress’

April is National Poetry Month, and we’re celebrating with a series of articles that looks at Chinese poetry, both past and present. Our…

Chinese Corner: Zhili is the child modeling capital of China

Chinese Corner is Jiayun Feng’s weekly review of interesting nonfiction on the Chinese internet. The brutal reality of child modeling 逐梦童模镇:妈妈,我们明天几点拍照? Chasing…

China’s economy: It might not be boom, but it ain’t gloom and doom

In our most recent Red Paper ($25 or free for Access members), we presented ten scenarios for China in 2019…

Is Amazon calling it quits after 15 years in China?

Pandaily reports: Amazon will be exiting China and releasing an official statement on the matter…