A character from West China was featured in part:http://www.nytimes.com/2006/04/30/books/review/30spence.html?_r=1&pagewanted=2
Uncle,thanks for that refreshing intellectually inspiring article, well-writtten (what else can one expect from one of the top US news papers, NY Times).Kind regards from Kabul
j.d. That was a book review and the author was a correspondent stationed in Beijing and turned teacher/writer about migrant workers in Shenzhen. It was a good read about the struggle of minorities and working class in China in a foreigner's perspective.