Author and journalist Peter Hessler will be leaving China with his family after his teaching contract with Sichuan University was not renewed. Photo: Handout Author and journalist Peter Hessler will be leaving China with his family after his teaching contract with Sichuan University was not renewed. Photo: Handout
Author and journalist Peter Hessler will be leaving China with his family after his teaching contract with Sichuan University was not renewed. Photo: Handout

China author Peter Hessler loses teaching post at Sichuan University

  • No reason has been given for the university’s decision not to renew the writer’s contract, which was confirmed on Monday
  • Hessler has written four books on his experiences in the country and is also The New Yorker’s China correspondent

Topic |   US-China relations
Author and journalist Peter Hessler will be leaving China with his family after his teaching contract with Sichuan University was not renewed. Photo: Handout Author and journalist Peter Hessler will be leaving China with his family after his teaching contract with Sichuan University was not renewed. Photo: Handout
Author and journalist Peter Hessler will be leaving China with his family after his teaching contract with Sichuan University was not renewed. Photo: Handout
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