Kiril Bolotnikov has written for Neocha, Radii, Shaving in the Dark, and A Shanghai Poetry Zine, and works on the editorial team of The Shanghai Literary Review. He graduated cum laude in Global China Studies as part of the inaugural class of NYU Shanghai, and now spends his spare time making beats and collages.
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 […]