Priscilla Jiao

Born in Beijing, just completed postgraduate journalism study in Edinburgh. I have worked in Beijing with various English-language publications including Beijing Today, Beijing Qianlong News, that's China and the South China Morning Post. I currently live in Edinburgh freelancing for a number of publications in China.

An Iron Bar, Three Chords & the Truth

Global Times (English) reports on the work of the New Worker Art Troupe in Beijing, founded by migrant workers in 2002: A few times a year since 2002, Xu Duo, a 32-year-old migrant worker-turned-singer-songwriter, has staged...

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Ethnic Minority Commits Cultural Suicide

Global Times reports from a Primi ethnic minority village in remote Yunnan Province: Zhang Hong was crushed upon hearing the 70 Primi ethnic minority families living in the poor, remote virgin forest hamlet of Yushichang finally...

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Documentary: My Beijing Birthday

James Fallows, Beijing-based correspondent with The Atlantic, recommends an hour-long documentary by Howie Snyder. He writes in his blog: My wife and I saw a preview screening of the film before a small audience in Beijing back...

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