Wade Shepard

Shepard, Wade

Wade Shepard is an itinerant writer who ended up in China in 2005, where he’s reported on topics ranging from the evolution of ancient traditions to urbanization. He is the author of the forthcoming Ghost Cities of China, which takes an analytical look at the empty and under-populated cities of China. Shepard is a regular contributor to the South China Morning Post, and his work also appears in other top China-focused publications. He currently lives in Xiamen with his wife and five-year-old daughter.

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