Tag Archives: China journalist

Ian Johnson: “Faking It in China”

China expert, Ian Johnson, reviewed Bianca Bosker’s fascinating new book, “Original Copies: Architectural Mimicry in Contemporary China”, and shared his own views on the “copying culture”. What drives this obsession with foreign styles? Bianca Bosker gives some answers in her fascinating new book, Original Copies: Architectural Mimicry in Contemporary China. Bosker focuses on the suburbs […]

Ian Johnson Spoke at Trader Forum Asia

Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner and China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, spoke at Trader Forum Asia, which was organised by EuroMoney at Four Seasons Hong Kong. Ian talked about the prospects for political reform in China and about the new leadership’s evolving political and economic reform program. About Ian Johnson Ian Johnson has been coming […]

Ian Johnson spoke at CLSA China Forum in Beijing

Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner and China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, spoke on May 13 at CLSA China Forum in Beijing on the prospects for political reform in China. The forum was attended by over a hundred fund managers and Ian’s presentation was very well received. Ian Johnson first went to China in 1984 and has […]

Ian Johnson Explores How the Local Chinese Live and Do Business at the Grand Canal

Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, wrote in the May issue of National Geographic about how the local Chinese live and do business at the Grand Canal. Ian Johnson first went to China in 1984 and has lived there off […]

Ian Johnson – In-depth Stories of Hengdian, The World’s Largest Film Studio in China

 Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, wrote some in-depth stories of Hengdian, The World’s Largest Film Studio in China. You can read them here… Ian Johnson first went to China in 1984 and has lived there off and on for […]