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Mr Wu

Pallavi Aiyar

‘A middle-aged woman in teddy bear-spangled pajamas came hurtling down on a flatbed tricycle.’ Pallavi Aiyar returns to her old Beijing hutong.

Pallavi Aiyar

Pallavi Aiyar has reported from across China, Europe, Indonesia and Japan. She was awarded the Prem Bhatia memorial prize for excellence in political reporting for her dispatches from China, and is the author ofSmoke and Mirrors, Chinese Whiskers, Punjabi Parmesan, Babies and Bylines and Choked! She is a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and is currently based in Tokyo.

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