Jonathan Fenby, a former editor of the South China Morning Post, at the Lan Kwai Fong Hotel, in Hong Kong. Picture: Jonathan Wong Jonathan Fenby, a former editor of the South China Morning Post, at the Lan Kwai Fong Hotel, in Hong Kong. Picture: Jonathan Wong
Jonathan Fenby, a former editor of the South China Morning Post, at the Lan Kwai Fong Hotel, in Hong Kong. Picture: Jonathan Wong
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‘We are both FILTH’: former Post editor on meeting Chris Patten, and how the new Hong Kong governor was not amused

Author and journalist Jonathan Fenby reflects on cheating death multiple times, his eventful editorship of Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post and how he accidentally ended up feeding the West’s appetite for China books

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