Cover of the New China Pictorial for September 1944.
Xin Zhonghua huabao (New China Pictorial) cover, September 1944
This cover image from the Xin Zhonghua huabao (New China Pictorial) 6.9 (September 1944) shows Chen Juanjuan. Chen was a film celebrity active in wartime Shanghai. The New China Pictorial was a bilingual (Chinese-English) magazine published from 1939 through 1944 in Shanghai by the occupation journalist Wu Linzhi for distribution in China and throughout Southeast Asia.
- September 1944
New China Pictorial
Book / Published Material
- Entertainment in occupied China
(1937 – 1945)
- Chen Juanjuan, cinema, flowers, modern girl
Poshek Fu, “The ambiguity of entertainment: Chinese cinema in Japanese-occupied Shanghai, 1941 to 1945,” Cinema Journal 37.1 (Autumn 1997): 66-84.
Source Reference Details
Asian Reading Room
Library of Congress