Alec Ash

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These are the longform articles I am reading right now (updated automatically via Instapaper):

A Teacher in China Learns the Limits of Free Expression | The New Yorker

Have Chinese Spies Infiltrated American Campuses? | The New Yorker

Hong Kong’s Protest Movement and the Fight for the City’s Soul | The New Yorker

Will the Coronavirus Change the Way China’s Millennials See Their Country? | The New Yorker

How My Mother and I Became Chinese Propaganda | The New Yorker

Chronicles of a Bubble-Tea Addict | The New Yorker

How China Controlled the Coronavirus | The New Yorker

Nine Days in Wuhan, the Ground Zero of the Coronavirus Pandemic | The New Yorker

The Rise of Made-in-China Diplomacy | The New Yorker

Learning to Ski in a Country of Beginners | The New Yorker

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A BBC Book of the Week

"A talented young observer of today’s China" – Peter Hessler

"Lyrical ... a telling portrait" – Washington Post

"Alive with the full complications of truth" – Evan Osnos

"Compelling and beautifully written" – Prospect