Alec Ash is a writer and journalist in Beijing. "
"He studied English literature at Oxford University. After graduating he taught in a Tibetan village in western China for a summer, before moving to Beijing in 2008. "
"His articles have been published in The Economist, Prospect, Dissent and Foreign Policy among others. He is a correspondent for the Los Angeles Review of Books, a contributing author to the book of reportage Chinese Characters, the author of Wish Lanterns: Young Lives in New China and founder of the Anthill, a writers' colony of stories from China.
Giving to Piers as good as he gave – delicious dirt in Jenny Diski's review of his self-aggrandising diaries. Her l… https://t.co/SKJ5eeC3AZ
by @alecash - 3 days ago
@custardpear Thanks for reading!
by @alecash - 4 days ago
RT @iandenisjohnson: The Five Books interviews: my half-dozen-minus-one favorites on China religion. Thanks to @alecash for a pleasant even…
@BenjaminDooley Crap. How do we know, until she tries to actually leave?
by @alecash - 5 days ago
Liu Xia is free, reportedly, after authorities waited six months from Liu Xiaobo's death. I hope that she can final… https://t.co/rphoW0bkNU
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