Huffington Post prints excerpt from Behind the Red Door

It's from the Homosexuality chapter and deals with the phenomenon in China of "homowives" (tongqi), women who discover their husbands are gay, and find themselves trapped in a loveless marriage. Please check it out.…

Great review in Taipei Times

This was a nice surprise for me this morning -- Taiwn's best-read newspaper wrote a glowing review of Behind the Red Door: Sex in China.

Here's an excerpt

Behind the Red Door is an outstandingly fine survey, equally thorough in its analysis of historical and contemporary phenomena. Nothing, it seems, is left unexamined — prostitutes are interviewed and couples questioned about their pre-mari…

My trip to China, with links to my TV interviews

I was back in the motherland from April 12 through April 28 and much of the time was spent promoting Behind the Red Door: Sex in China. One highlight for me was a lengthy interview with Xinhua TV, which has been posted in its entirety on the Chinese video site youku. Later on the same day I gave an hour-long presentation to the Beijing Foreign Correspondence Club, followed by an appearance on the …

Heading to China

I'll be speaking about the book in front of both the Beijing and Shanghai Foreign Correspondents Clubs on April 16 and 18 respectively. If anyone wants to get together send me an email. Can't wait to arrive back in the motherland.…

Nice review

Here's the latest review. This is from the site Metapsychology. …

Global Times interview

My old employer, The Global Times, publishes an interview with me about sex in China. A full page with photos - nice surprise. It was good to see that this state-controlled newspaper printed my comments about government censorship.

First review in German

Germany's leading news magazine Der Spiegel reviews Behind the Red Door: Sex in China. You can paste it into Google Translate if German isn't your mother tongue. …