January 9th, 2020
The Colour of the Sky After Rain’ tells the story of her relationship with mainland China over a period of some forty years. My principal focus is the Chinese people, their remarkable character and their diversity. I wanted to investigate why, for most Westerners, the people of China are so difficult to know with any degree of depth or intimacy. And yet, since they comprise one-fifth of the world’s population, it is imperative that we in the West should understand them.