Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva
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Sixth Tone on Laoximen (article)

A good article on Laoximen in Sixth Tone, accompanied by this beautiful personalized map illustrating generational ties to this neighborhood:

Image: Liu Chang for Sixth Tone.

I met Mr. Wu in 2013, and now I was happy to know his story.



Tags: 2019, demolition, jinjiafang, laoximen, old town, redevelopment, 大境路, 怡庆街, 拆迁, 木桥街, 老城厢, 老西门, 肇方弄, 金家坊
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