Jesse speaking on the power of humour in Beijing. Photo: Jesse Appell Jesse speaking on the power of humour in Beijing. Photo: Jesse Appell
Jesse speaking on the power of humour in Beijing. Photo: Jesse Appell
Jesse Appell
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The Great LOL of China by Jesse Appell

You people from X are all so Y: The challenge of localising Chinese comedy

Jesse speaking on the power of humour in Beijing. Photo: Jesse Appell Jesse speaking on the power of humour in Beijing. Photo: Jesse Appell
Jesse speaking on the power of humour in Beijing. Photo: Jesse Appell
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Jesse Appell

Jesse Appell

Jesse Appell is a former Fulbright fellow whose research and jokes on Chinese comedy and culture have been featured in The Economist, PBS, and TEDxBeijing as well as many other platforms. To learn more about Jesse’s comedy, visit www.laughbeijing.com; to contact him for information about bookings, show dates and anything Chinese comedy, e-mail [email protected]