Rob Gifford
Rob Gifford

Rob Gifford was NPR correspondent in Beijing from 1999 to 2005. He is the author of China Road: A Journey Into the Future of a Rising Power.

Books
Aug. 7 2008 6:50 AMThe Vanishing CityThe life and death of Beijing's alleys.
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Lexicon Valley
March 31 2015 9:17 AM The Redline of March Overheard on email: Slates copy desk rounds up the month’s style and grammar rulings.