Alec Ash


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

Hong Kong from the Inside

What kind of King will Charles III be? | King Charles III | The Guardian

The Sweet Earth

A Multigenerational Family of Immigrants

Can’t We Come Up with Something Better Than Liberal Democracy? | The New Yorker

The Twenty-Sixth Floor

The Family House

The Clash Of Two Gilded Ages | NOEMA

Almost Family

The Censorship Machine Erasing China’s Feminist Movement


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