Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang was born and raised in Nanjing, participated in the Tiananmen Square protest and ended up an international journalist. Her articles have appeared in South China Morning Post, Japan Times, the Independent (London), Washington Times, and Newsweek. Her memoir, Socialism is Great! - A Worker's Memoir of the New China, was published by Atlas books in March 2008. She is a regular speaker on BBC Radio and NPR. She now lives in Beijing with her two daughters.
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