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花崗齋之愚公 (About me)

Jeremiah Jenne is a writer and historian based in Beijing since 2002. He has taught Chinese history and philosophy at the IES Abroad Beijing Center for nearly 10 years. He has also written extensively on China for a number of publications including The Economist, The Atlantic Monthly, The Beijinger, Journal of Asian Studies, Asia Society, Los Angeles Review of Books, and The World of Chinese. His work can be found in the anthologies China in 2008: A Year of Great Significance, The Insider’s Guide to Beijing, and the 2015 collection While We’re Here: China Stories from a Writer’s Colony. He has been a frequent guest on the public affairs podcast Sinica and is a sought-after speaker on Chinese culture and history for companies, school groups, and other organizations in China and abroad. Jeremiah also maintains the popular Chinese history  website Jottings from the Granite Studio and produces the new Chinese history and culture podcast Barbarians at the Gate.