China and Hollywood: Is the romance over?

China and Hollywood: Is the romance over?

By Jiayun Feng | December 12, 2019 Illustration by Derek Zheng It would be an understatement to say that 2016 was a killer year for Chinese billionaire Wáng Jiànlín 王健林. In October, Wang, the founder and chairman of the Dalian Wanda Group, a sprawling Chinese...
Inside China’s ever-evolving censorship apparatus

Inside China’s ever-evolving censorship apparatus

By Jiayun Feng | August 23, 2019 Photo credit: The Paris Review Like many things within China, the country’s notorious censorship system is opaque. The government describes censorship with euphemisms like “content management” but they do not publish a list of rules or...