Cover of the New China Pictorial for 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
- 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