Amy Hawkins
Freelance Journalist, Beijing

Amy Hawkins is a freelance journalist based in Beijing. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, The Financial Times and Wired, among others.

Written by Amy Hawkins

Coloured lanterns featuring Peppa Pig characters at Fo Guang Shan during a dharma assembly on the Chinese New Year, 5 February 2019, in Kaohsiung, China. Photo by Chen Xiaoyuan/China News Service/Getty

Essay/
Global history
Re-made in China

From Marxism to hip hop, China’s appropriations from the West show that globalisation makes the world bumpy, not flat

Amy Hawkins & Jeffrey Wasserstrom