mythical creatures

Sasquatch With Chinese Characteristics

China Daily’s Wang Xiaodong profiles 62-year-old Hubei native Li Guohua and his more than thirty-year pursuit of the Chinese bigfoot: He can’t recall how many times he almost lost his life to unexpected cold, falling...

Spiderman’s Chinese Half-Brother Gets Starring Role

At The Los Angeles Times, Jonathan Landreth reports the awakening of National Film Capital, a Chinese state-run company that has lain dormant since its inception in 2008. Heading its bill of forthcoming releases is The...

‘Dove’ Pun on Google Causes a Stir in China

The Financial Times reports on the “Google Dove” phenomenon, which made it into China’s print media over the weekend: The bird is the latest to join a whole menagerie of fictional beasts made up by Chinese...

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