Charlie Custer is a former writer for ThoughtCo and contributed work for one year. He is a longtime student of China who has done everything from celebrating Spring Festival in a small village to appearing as an expert guest on Chinese TV programs in the big city. Although he now resides in the U.S., he continues to follow Chinese news closely and works as an editor at Tech in Asia, where he writes about internet and mobile technology in China and across Asia.
Charlie is the founder of the blog ChinaGeeks and the director of Living with Dead Hearts, a documentary film about kidnapped children in China and what happens to their families. He has written about China and Chinese culture for the state-sponsored Global Times newspaper, Foreign Policy magazine, and other publications.
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