Elena Hubbell, Author at SupChina
Elena Hubbell

Elena Hubbell is a recent graduate of the University of Michigan, where she majored in Chinese Studies and Literature. She has lived and studied in Nanjing and Beijing, and currently lives and works in Detroit, Michigan. When not reading or working, Elena is trying to figure out the best recipe for home-cooked Zha Jiang Mian.

Friday Song: EXO treks well-covered boy band territory in ‘Growl’

EXO is an extremely popular Chinese-South Korean boy band formed in 2011. They’ve managed to gain broad appeal in…

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Kris Wu, amid sales controversy, finds peace in ‘Tian Di’

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Friday Song: Taiwanese pop star Jolin Tsai satirizes pop culture in ‘Play’

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