Eileen Guo is an independent journalist who covers communities on the fringe. She has reported from across the United States, Afghanistan, China, and Mexico, most recently with the support of a reporting fellowship from the International Women's Media Foundation. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Wired, NPR, The Outline, Nikkei Asian Review, The Alpinist, as well as book projects.
Mark Rowswell a.k.a. Dashan Live at the Bookworm Literary Festival
China’s most famous Canadian, Mark Rowswell, became famous — or at least “feimerse” — after appearing in the Spring Festival Gala on CCTV in 1990. In recent years, he’s pioneered a hybrid between the xiangsheng (相声 xiàngsheng; crosstalk) for which he’s known and Western-style stand-up comedy. Mark joined Anthony Tao and David Moser at the storied […]