The Chinese Outpost Newsletter Archive
Our monthly newsletter, which ran from January 2003 through
the end of 2006, is no longer published, but here we have archived some of its
stories that you might still find interesting -- the timeless classics,
we hope -- presented below in these several categories:
In The News
Chairman Mao on Christie’s
Shan (Mark Roswell) Named Canada’s 2008 Olympic Attache
Tour of a Chinese Cadaver ‘Mummification’ Factory
Friendly Skies: Psycho Fake Hijackers and Teenie Terrorist Ring Tones
Taiwan’s Nationhood: Honduras, Kiribati and…Costco?
Chinese CSI: West Lafayette,
Little Emperors at the Gate: Tech Firms in China Face Hiring Challenges
Numbers in China Now Enjoying (Censored) Internet
Foreigners in China:
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
NBA Superstar Yao Ming
Scoring Program Reaches Beijing
Antique Fraud Alleged in Seattle & Hong Kong
Stock Market Lures ‘Investment Biker’ to Asia
The 'Beijing Observer' PhotoBlog
Photo Exhibition: Shanghai
Photos from 'Shanghai Sky'
Photos from 'Shanghai Streets'
Letter from China: Shanghai, Yangshou, Wuhan, Prostitution and Drug Busts
Mystery Shoppers Needed
Letters from ‘Mr.
Deng’ at OddTodd.com
and the Rise of the Chinese Middle Class
The “Shanghai Expat”
Art: Duncan Wong and EyesCoffee.com
Dan Washburn's 'Shanghai Diaries'
Chinese Culture and History
The 'Eating China' Web Site
The China History Forum
The Cultural Revolution: ‘Ordinary Life in Extraordinary Times’
‘The Man Who Stayed Behind’
The Mathematics of
the Chinese Calendar
Nixon Meets Mao, 1972
The Shaolin Gongfu Institute
Landsberger’s Chinese Propaganda Poster Pages
The Life and Times
of Graham Earnshaw
Tales of Old
China: Snapshots from a Bygone Era
Power: Posters of the Cultural Revolution
Chinese Cinema and Music
The Second Coming of Gong Li?
Zhou Xuan’s “Shanghai
(A Barrel of)
Cinematic Releases: Part Two
Cinematic Releases: Part I
The Chinese Martial Arts Film
for Efficient Sleep’ by The Shanghai Chinese Traditional Orchestra
Chinese Film Score Anthology
Farewell My Concubine
The Road Home
Lessons: Five Classmates and the Story of the New China’ by John Pomfret
Big Breasts and Wide Hips: A Novel
‘Above the Sea: Expat in China’
in a Revolutionary Painting!
Chinese 'Tattoo YOU'
Other Recommended Reading
If you're interested in finding
Web sites and tools to help in your study of Mandarin Chinese, check out our
list of Free Chinese Language Learning Resources.
For the record of one family's extended
trip to China in 2006 (mine), in stories, pictures and videos, check out the
site Postcards from