departing foreign correspondents

Paul Mooney Exit Interview

The China Story interviews Paul Mooney, who was recently denied a visa to work as a journalist in...

Evan Osnos: A Billion Stories

In his last Letter from China “for a while” at The New Yorker, Evan Osnos describes his fascination with the billion-plus individual stories making up that of China as a whole. One of them, he writes, belongs to Qi...

Sinica: The Evan Osnos Exit Interview

On the Sinica podcast, Kaiser Kuo and Jeremy Goldkorn talk to The New Yorker’s Evan Osnos as he prepares to leave Beijing after eight years. Osnos describes his forthcoming book, due in Spring 2014, on “the power of...

John Garnaut: China Inside Out

At The Sydney Morning Herald, Fairfax Media’s departing China correspondent John Garnaut reflects on his work over the past six years. I came to China thinking I knew something about the place, having spent two years here...

Witnessing the Birth of a Superpower

The Guardian’s outgoing Asia environment correspondent Jonathan Watts reviews his nine years of reporting from China before taking up a new role as the newspaper’s Latin America correspondent next month. This has...

Melissa Chan: “Goodbye to China”

From Melissa Chan at Al Jazeera English: Earlier this week, I left China after five years as an Al Jazeera English correspondent following the decision by the government to revoke my press credentials. At a subsequent Foreign...


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