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The first and only Chinese head of state to use a Western name.

by Ned Kelly, 27 January 2020

Journalist Stephen Claypole Reflects on His 1972 Trip to Shanghai

Peeking behind the bamboo curtain: Stephen Claypole recalls the 1972 press delegation to Shanghai.

by That's Shanghai, 29 August 2019

Amazing Photos Capture Everyday Shanghai Life in the 1980s

Take a step back in time with these stunning photos of Shanghai from over three decades ago.

by That's Shanghai, 20 April 2018

This is What J.G. Ballard's Boyhood Shanghai Home Looks Like Now

A brief history of the late J.G. Ballard's boyhood home in Shanghai.

by Ned Kelly and Bridget O'Donnell, 20 April 2018

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