ethnic identity

Translation: “Goodbye, Ilham,” by Huang Zhangjin

Uyghur intellectual Ilham Tohti has been serving a life sentence for separatism since 2014. Widely known during his career as a moderate voice aiming for productive dialogue between Uyghurs and Han within China, the scholar and...

What Is a Uyghur?

In an adaptation from his book The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History at The Los Angeles Review of...

In Xinjiang, Uyghur Identity Under Siege

Continuing his series of observations from the western frontier province of Xinjiang, Graham Adams (a pseudonym used to protect the author’s identity) details the measures taken by authorities to suppress Uyghur identity:...

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