Jianying Zha

Jianying Zha is a writer, media critic, and China representative of the India China Institute at The New School. She is the author of Tide Players: The Movers and Shakers of a Rising China and China Pop: How Soap Operas, Tabloids, and Bestsellers Are Transforming a Culture, both published by The New Press. She is also the author of fiction and nonfiction books in Chinese, including The Eighties, an award-winning cultural retrospective of the 1980s in China. Zha has published widely in both Chinese and English for a variety of publications, including the New Yorker, the New York Times, Dushu, and Wanxiang. She lives in Beijing and New York.

Books by Jianying Zha

China Pop
How Soap Operas, Tabloids, and Bestsellers Are Transforming a Culture

Jianying Zha

Tide Players
The Movers and Shakers of a Rising China

Jianying Zha