“You’re stepping on my shadow, please back off,” she said.

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

Xu Huaiqian

徐怀谦

MCLC

Xu Huaiqian (1968-2012): Xu graduated from the Chinese department of the prestigious Peking University in 1989, going on to gain a master's degree in literature at the equally prestigious Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, before starting work at the People's Daily. He also wrote a number of articles in his spare time, which were published on the China Writer website, including "Testifying Through Death" and an essay collection, "Walking and Thinking."