Alec Ash


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

The Dignified Exit - Los Angeles Review of Books

Silicon Valley’s Crisis of Conscience | The New Yorker

Cairo: A Type of Love Story | The New Yorker

Britney Spears’s Conservatorship Nightmare | The New Yorker

Orchid Fever

China Is an Underrated Rock Climbing Paradise | Outside Online

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

A Most Adaptable Party | by Ian Johnson | The New York Review of Books

The Morality of Journalism | by Janet Malcolm | The New York Review of Books

Going Unconscious | by Jonathan Miller | The New York Review of Books


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