David Seamans is a copyeditor in Beijing and managing web editor at SpittoonCollective.com. His short stories have appeared in Far Enough East and Spittoon Literary Magazine, and his screenplay "New Violence" was selected for the 2018 Middlebury Script Lab.
Shadow banking, P2P lending, and pyramid schemes: Lucy Hornby on China’s gray economy
This week on Sinica, Kaiser speaks with Lucy Hornby, the deputy bureau chief of the Financial Times in Beijing and a veteran guest on the show. She has appeared on Sinica before to discuss professional representation for women in China, the last surviving comfort women in the country, and domestic environmental challenges. The two discuss shadow banking […]
A master monk practices tai chi in the Wudang Mountains (武当山 wǔ dāng shān) in the northwestern part of Hubei Province. The mountains, which are renowned for the practice of tai chi and Taoism, are an important destination for Taoist pilgrimages.