Mosaic of China

An English-language podcast showcasing people who are making their mark in China. 一个轻松愉快的英语播客,展示了一群目前正在中国留下印记的人。

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 32m. Bisher sind 76 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 14 hours 10 minutes


Mosaic of China with Oscar Fuchs: Season 02 Wrap-Up

It's time to reflect on Season 02 of Mosaic of China. So for today's special Wrap-Up episode, I invited Logan Brouse from Tacolicious to interview me, and to share his thoughts on podcasting in China, in the context of the launch of his own upcoming show...



episode 30: The Transgender Teacher (”Jiyoung”)

One of the themes that comes up a lot in Mosaic of China is the idea that people who can span different cultures can often gain a certain superpower when it comes to analysing their own culture. It's that inside/outside perspective that becomes honed whe...



episode 29: The Protocol King (Murray KING, Shanghai Disney Resort)

Murray King is one of those people who took an early bet on China, and applied for a Beijing posting with the Canadian diplomatic service in the 1990s. Fast forward two decades, and he was part of the team that was bringing the Disney experience to China...



episode 28: The Africa Vlogger (ZHAO Huiling, HuilinginAfrica)

Zhao Huiling was born in Shanghai, and spent the formative years of her life in West Africa. The experience changed her life, and still informs her work - and her world view - to this day. So it's useful for listeners to Mosaic of China to be reminded th...


 2021-08-24  41m

episode 27: The Italian Lawyer (Vittorio FRANZESE, Business & Intellectual Property Lawyer)

We all know the old stories about fake goods in China. But the parallel worlds of intellectual property infringement and anti-counterfeit regulation have changed a great deal over the last decade. In today's episode, I talk with the lawyer Vittorio Franz...


 2021-08-17  38m

episode 26: The Gourmet Coach (Crystyl MO, The World's 50 Best Restaurants)

Crystyl Mo has been reporting on the world of resturants in China for over twenty years, so she has borne witness to the phenomenal growth of the modern Chinese fine dining experience. Now, as an Academy Chair at The World's 50 Best Restaurants, she has ...


 2021-08-10  39m

episode 25: The Fire Engineer (Michael KINSEY, Arup)

Hot off the press, today’s episode is with the Fire Engineer, Michael Kinsey. Like a moth to a flame, I was fascinated to learn what his job entails. It was a slow burn, but I was soon fired up, and all guns blazing to learn more. To add fuel to the fire...


 2021-08-03  33m

episode 24: The Investment Maven (Salome CHEN, Property and Technology Developer)

Coinciding with the 100-year anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party, it's fitting that today's episode includes a family history that spans a similar historical timeframe. Salome Chen is a child of the 清 [Qīng] and 明 [Míng] Dynasties,...


 2021-07-20  37m

episode 23: The Beats Collector ("DJ BO", International DJ)

What can anyone learn from a DJ? It turns out… a helluva lot, especially when the DJ in question is DJ BO. Based in China for the last decade, DJ BO has led a peripatetic life which has taken him on countless adventures in the pursuit of sharing his love...


 2021-07-13  38m

episode 22: The Fashion Journalist (Casey HALL, The Business of Fashion)

We started off Season 02 of the podcast with a chat with the Chief Consumer Officer of L'Oréal China. And now that we've reached Episode 22 of the season, it's time to revisit the Chinese consumer from a different angle. Our guest today is Casey Hall, wh...


 2021-06-29  38m