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A Modern Chinese Fortune Teller

Liang Hing | Paper Republic | 14th March 2019

A sceptical professor from Beijing visits a village fortune-teller, and finds herself charmed, if not quite persuaded, by the sincerity and modesty with which the fortune-teller goes about his trade. He explains: "Basically what I do is talk to people, communicate, like a psycho…

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