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China's powerful internet regulator has a new boss - Xu Lin
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China’s powerful internet regulator has a new boss – Xu Lin

Beijing’s appointed a new head to its powerful internet regulator. Xu Lin has publicly vowed to maintain the ruling Communist Party’s tight grip over cyberspace.

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Visions of Dystopia in China's New Historical Novels
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Visions of Dystopia in China’s New Historical Novels

The depiction of personal and collective suffering in modern Chinese novels differs significantly from standard Communist accounts and most Eastern and Western historical narratives.

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Lu Yuyu founder of "Not in the News" Goes Missing in China
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Lu Yuyu founder of “Not in the News” Goes Missing in China

Lu Yuyu, founder of citizen media outlet Not in the News (非新聞)has been missing since June 15, along with his girlfriend.

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Xu Bing and Contemporary Chinese Art: Cultural and Philosophical Reflections
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Xu Bing and Contemporary Chinese Art: Cultural and Philosophical Reflections

How Chinese is contemporary Chinese art? Treasured by collectors, critics, and art world cognoscenti, this art developed within an avant-garde that looked West to find a language to strike out against government control.

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