The Jifeng Bookstore at the Shanghai Library metro station. Photo: Eva LiThe Jifeng Bookstore at the Shanghai Library metro station. Photo: Eva Li
The Jifeng Bookstore at the Shanghai Library metro station. Photo: Eva Li

Why Shanghai’s best-known liberal bookshop is closing down

Authorities forced cancellation of seminars at Jifeng Bookstore on topics ranging from South China Sea to constitutionalism

Topic |   Censorship in China
The Jifeng Bookstore at the Shanghai Library metro station. Photo: Eva LiThe Jifeng Bookstore at the Shanghai Library metro station. Photo: Eva Li
The Jifeng Bookstore at the Shanghai Library metro station. Photo: Eva Li
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