Posts found in 'Literature'


What It’s Like To Get Up-Close And Personal With China’s New Elite

We all know the stereotypes about the ostentation of China's "new rich," but author Susie Gordon has experienced it firsthand.

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The exclusive Crystal Room at M on the Bund. (M on the Bund)

Book Excerpt: A Wild Night Out With China’s Luxury-Loving Nouveau Riche

A new anthology of expat experiences in China includes tales of encounters with the country's newfound wealth.

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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Author Kevin Kwan Offers Glimpse Into Singapore’s High Society

The best-selling author talks to Jing Daily about his movie deal and the habits of Asia's upper crust.

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Event Watch: Bookworm International Literary Festival

Running through March 22, the latest installment of the Bookworm International Literary Festival kicked off this week in Beijing.

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China’s “Confucius Entrepreneurs” Spend Lavishly On Literary Feasts

The burgeoning interest in traditional culture among China's newly wealthy is expanding into the culinary world as cashed-up entrepreneurs dish out upwards of $240 apiece for literature-inspired feasts.

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