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Julie
O`Yang

JULIE O`YANG is a published author in English, Dutch, and Chinese. In the 1990s she left for London and has lived and worked in free exile ever since. Her work covers a wide spectrum. As journalist, she creates content covering a range of topics on contemporary China from an insider’s perspective.

In 2008, during the Beijing Olympics, she hosted a five-episode talk show, ‘TV China’, for the Netherlands’ national broadcaster and discussed China’s media landscape with media stars and experts from both China and the Netherlands.

From 2013-2016 she was the Editor-in-Chief of the English/Chinese bilingual magazine XiN 新, focusing on today’s China, shaped by consumerism. O’Yang contributed a weekly column to Hoje Macau on contemporary Chinese art and culture. Her English language book titles include Butterfly, a historical crime love story set in the Sino-Japanese War.

Since May 2016 O'Yang has been collaborating with Flemish photographer Filip Naudts on an art book project which has resulted in the photo novel The Picture of Dorya Glenn. Her new book, The Little Yellow Book, Quotations from Chairman Xi Dada, was launched on February 5, 2019. She works from The Netherlands and Denmark. www.julieoyang.com

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