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Jocelyn Eikenburg
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Writer and blogger at speakingofchina.com
Writer and blogger at speakingofchina.com

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Frank Soo was the first Asian soccer player in the English football league and the first person of color to represent England in international matches.
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Earlier this month my column appeared in the China Daily — both in the paper and its WeChat account. It’s titled A basket of raspberries, with love and recounts a touching gesture from my mother-in-law when I lived at the family home one summer. Here’s an…
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A broke, “untouchable” art student from India and a woman descended from Swedish nobility fall in love, paving the way for him to bike 3,600 km from India to Sweden.
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While reflecting on this AMXF Deadpool photo shoot, I realized that sometimes the things that seem so horrid in our lives can be the best transformative experiences of all time.
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The other night, I had the chance to stream The Chinese Exclusion Act, a nearly two-hour film documenting the events that led to America’s one and only piece of legislation targeting a specific nationality and race, as well as the aftermath and eventual…
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The group blog WWAM BAM! just published my post titled June’s Magical Yangmei Fruit Brings Thoughts of Love, Family in China. Here’s an excerpt from the post: Nevermind the high humidity. Or the relentless sunshine. Or anyone else who tells me how…
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If you're planning to tie the knot in China or know someone who will, here's handy little reference of Mandarin Chinese wedding/marriage words and expressions.
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I've discovered some must-haves for long-haul flights after living in China (and thanks to my Chinese husband), things that can be magical and life-saving.
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A popular graphical illustration of interracial divorces shows some alarming stats for Asian-White couples. But was that really the whole story?
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A heartbreaking story I happened to come across the other day details the deportation of a Cambodian man married to a white American woman from Wisconsin.
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