Leftover women

China is in the news for many reasons. There is the on-going trade war with the United States….. The persecution of the Uighur minority. The country continues its dizzying rise to modernity, with cities being completely redesigned in a few years. One interesting social phenomenon that has recently been documented is the rise of theContinue reading “Leftover women”

Only In Asia

Crazy Rich Asians Credits: Director: Jon Chu Starring: Constance Wu Henry Golding Gemma Chan Lisa Lu Nico Santos Awkwafina Ken Jeong Michelle Yeoh Not long after it was announced that the book by Kevin Kwan was going to be made into a movie the internet started talking. Were they going to do justice to theContinue reading “Only In Asia”

Fresh off the Boat – TV’s hottest Asian comedy

One of the best American comedies is finally being shown in the UK. If you haven’t watched it, here’s what you need to know. Although it was billed as the first show to feature a predominantly Asian cast, the shoiw would not have lasted very long if that was all it had going for it.Continue reading “Fresh off the Boat – TV’s hottest Asian comedy”