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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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In just 112 seconds, a train couple expresses a lifetime of love during one of the most moving holiday meetings in China. Learn how it unfolds.
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An outcast Indian man and a Swedish woman from nobility fall in love in the 1970s, and he later embarks on a journey by bicycle from India to Sweden to reunite with her. This extraordinary real-life story sounds like an epic novel we’d all long to read.…
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The group blog WWAM BAM just published my post titled How Are Age and Chinese New Year Connected? Here’s an excerpt from that piece: Years ago, when I went to have my fortune read at the Shihlin Night Market in Taipei, the fortune-teller gave me quite a…
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Recently, I served as a guest for two Chinese New Year-themed videos for China Daily, where we discussed online delivery of Chinese New Year goods and also how to navigate family small talk during the holidays. For anyone who has ever wondered, “What does…
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China Daily just published my latest monthly column Delivering a little love and care for Chinese New Year. Here’s an excerpt from the piece: Less than 24 hours after I had placed an online order on Alibaba’s Tmall Supermarket, my father-in-law’s jubilant…
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The first-ever translation by Sean Chen, who I interview, finally makes this classic guide to Chinese gastronomy accessible to an English-speaking audience.
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Much like 'Meet the Parents', the movie 'How I Became Russian' pits a young Shanghainese man engaged to a Russian woman against his future father-in-law.
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Years ago, when I made the serendipitous – and seemingly accidental – decision to come to China, I actually had a fresh start in mind.
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Are you a foreign woman or Chinese man in a foreign-Chinese couple in China? A researcher at Peking University's Yenching Academy seeks survey participants.
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Chinese New Year is the most wonderful time of the year for Chinese people, but there's also a flip side to all of the joy and festivities of the season.
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