This Day in History: When Albert Einstein Came to Shanghai

On arrival the Swedish consulate reiterated that he had officially been awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics.

by Ned Kelly, 13 November 2021

This Day In History: Small Sword Society Take Shanghai

Never underestimate an emaciated, opium smoking Cantonese ex-sugar broker...

by Ned Kelly, 07 September 2021

This Day in History: Shanghai Jews Fleeing Nazi Persecution

The total number Jews arriving at the open port of Shanghai by sea and land between November 1938 and 1941 is estimated at 20,000.

by Ned Kelly, 20 August 2021

Meet the Russian Artist Boldly Capturing Queer Life in China

Denis Sdobnov has captivated the attention of gay icons like Shea Coulee, A’Whora and Willam.

by Fábio de Lima, 03 August 2021

How Stand-up Comedy Has Evolved in Shanghai

A rough timeline of the transgressions in Shanghai's stand-up comedy scene.

by Jon Fields, 13 July 2021

Shanghai's Timelessness Captured in New Song 'Yeah Shanghai!'

'Yeah Shanghai!' by Lynton serves as an intoxicating love letter to the glamor and grit of the city.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 27 May 2021

This Day in History: Train Robbing Bandits & the Lincheng Outrage

The capture of famed foreigners and journalists made this a major international event in China's history.

by Tristin Zhang, 06 May 2021

Massive Line at Five Guys' First Chinese Mainland Opening

In typical fashion, the opening led to a rather long line.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 27 April 2021

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