Disney’s ‘Mulan’ Trailer Wins Early Fans in China

 /  News  / 
Chinese netizens are enamored with the live-action film’s casting but less certain about its design choices. Read More

Chinese Disney Fans Decry Black ‘Little Mermaid’ Casting

 /  News  / 
Under the P.C.? Netizens object to the ‘politically correct’ and ‘disrespectful’ casting of Ariel in an upcoming adaptation of the Disney classic. Read More

New Sci-Fi Series Has Fans Asking, Can ‘Three-Body’ Be Filmed?

 /  News  / 
Liu Cixin’s best known work is getting a television adaptation. So why aren’t more fans celebrating? Read More

China Reacts to Fox, CGTN Anchors’ Trade War Debate

 /  News  / 
Aside from quibbles over whether interruptions were due to satellite delay or poor manners, many in China agree the exchange was productive for both sides. Read More

The Livestreamer Thriving in a Desolate Chinese Coal Town

 /  News  / 
A native of China’s northeast has found unlikely success with online videos broadcast from his desiccated hometown. Read More

The Literary Legacy of Louis Cha

 /  Opinion  / 
His literary creations were the embodiment of honor, bravery, and chivalry for generations of Chinese readers. Read More

Why China Shouldn’t Exorcise Its Ghost Stories

 /  Opinion  / 
China’s classical ghost stories teach us that not all hauntings are to be feared. Read More

China Founds Trademark Office to Protect Domestic Brands

 /  News  / 
The new office shows China is serious about protecting trademark — at least where its own companies are concerned. Read More

Binge-watching, China Style

 /  Chinasplaining  / 
Shows like “Story of Yanxi Palace” empower Chinese viewers frustrated with their own lives, if only for the length of an episode. Read More

Why Chinese Audiences May Not Go Crazy for ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

 /  Opinion  / 
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is a hit, but its portrayal of Chinese culture may not resonate with audiences from the Chinese mainland. Read More

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