This Day in History: The Funeral of Ruan Lingyu

The Shanghainese silent film star had taken her own life at the age of just 24.

by Ned Kelly, 14 March 2019

Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum to be Expanded

Expect more tales and exhibits from that tumultuous period.

by Urban Family, 17 January 2019

A Brief History of Shanghai's Columbia Circle

A timeline of the complex's transformation since 1924.

by Dominic Ngai, 08 August 2018

Snapshots of Shanghai's Disappearing Laoximen Neighborhood

Shanghai's ambitious revitalization plan hits a historic neighborhood.

by Dominic Ngai, 25 May 2018

Dvir Bar-Gal on 20 Years of Shanghai Jewish Tours

Shanghai Jewish Tours is celebrating its 20th anniversary – a major milestone for one of the city's most fascinating tours.

by Ned Kelly, 16 April 2018

Shanghai's Biggest Ever Heist by China's Most Charming Gangster

The life and crimes of Elly 'the Swiss' Wilder.

by Paul French, 15 March 2018

Gangs of Old Shanghai: The Spider Club Gang

A who's who of old time organized crime.

by Paul French, 14 March 2018

Gangs of Old Shanghai: The Lojnikoff Gang

A who's who of old time organized crime.

by Paul French, 13 March 2018

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