Tag Archives: Yunnan

Harvest Season: Q&A with novelist Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor is the author of Harvest Season, his debut novel set in southwestern China and published earlier this year by Earnshaw Books. He recently answered Danwei’s questions about how he came to write his first work of fiction.

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Mudslide in Yunnan; Beijing issues local advisory

A landslide in Puladi (普拉底), Yunnan Province, kills one and leaves 90 missing. Landslides are likely in Beijing’s outer districts for the next three days. Natural disasters are likely in southwest China for the next several years.

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A clear water pool turns muddy in Yunnan

Kunming’s Heilongtan Park’s clear water pool changed to a muddy color overnight. The management of the park claimed that the park had never gone muddy in March before.

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New developments in the Kunming prostitution case

Wu Hongfei writes with an update on the Yunnan prostitution case.

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Hydropower and Green Beat’s new style

Hydropower on the Nu River: A new rather serious sounding episode of online video series Green Beat, without the home-made rapping and Green Brothers shtick.

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The body in the lake

An extract from a novel by old China hand Chris Taylor.

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2 dead, 14 injured in bus explosions in Kunming

Two bus explosions in Kunming leave 2 people dead and 14 injured.

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Yunnan white-handed gibbon declared extinct

The Yunnan white handed gibbon has been declared extinct.

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Dancing trees of Yunnan

A news story from Yunnan in 1981 about a music-loving tree.

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The Burma Road to Yunnan

A WWII newsreel of the opening of the Burma Road to China.

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