Featured Young China Watcher – Alec Ash: Founder of The Anthill

Featured Young China Watcher – Alec Ash: Founder of The Anthill

Alec Ash, author and founder of “the Anthill,” sees something new and distinct in Chinese millennials: “The only generalization you can make about a group this large is how complex and diverse they are—and that itself is something new, as their parents didn’t really have the opportunity to be different or explore a proper youth culture.” Read on for more about how he attempts to understand China through a different lens: stories, individuals, and literature.

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