Ross Perlin is the author of Intern Nation. He has written on forgotten histories and disappearing languages in the U.S., China, and the former Soviet Union.
Ross Perlin on Kevin Kwan’s new novel and the making of a new Gilded Age. MORE
Behind the China miracle stands millions of rural migrants who keep the country going.... MORE
In the mid-19th century a civil war ripped China apart, destroying an empire and plunging the... MORE