Author: Meredith Rodriguez

Meredith Rodriguez, a California native, left her newspaper job as a crime and breaking news reporter to learn Mandarin and freelance in China.

A year later, she is teaching English to Chinese graduate students while writing for various Shanghai publications. And yes, she’s still taking Mandarin classes.

She can be reached at meredithinshanghai@gmail.com.

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