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.
Julia Voo is Deputy Head of Policy and Ministerial Liaison for UK Trade and Investment at the British Embassy in Beijing. After moving to China in 2011, she worked in the Development section of the Delegation of the European Union,
Young China Watchers Internship, Summer 2016 Operations & Web Development No Coding Experience Necessary Deadline for response: June 15. Please email tech@youngchinawatchers with a resume and a statement of interest. Preferred Location: bay area, but tele-working also negotiable as long
Gain insight into China’s opportunities and challenges with students from the world’s top universities at Tsinghua University’s exciting new summer program, “Experiencing China.” Deadline: 16 June, 2016 This two-week summer program based in Beijing invites students at both the undergraduate
Young China Watchers (YCW) and the Lau China Institute at King’s College London are delighted to announce the first Lau-YCW Essay Competition. The competition aims to discover the newest young writing on China in the UK, in order to develop