John Garnaut is Fairfax Media's China correspondent. John graduated in law and arts from Monash University and worked for three years as a commercial lawyer at Melbourne firm Hall & Wilcox before joining the Sydney Morning Herald as a cadet in 2002. He became the Economics Correspondent in the Canberra press gallery and in 2007 was posted to Beijing.
John Garnaut BEIJING: It was probably inevitable that the Australian and Chinese performers of Cho Cho, a confronting adaptation of Madame Butterfly, would experience a clash of cultures before they took to the...
John Garnaut It was probably inevitable that the Australian and Chinese performers of Cho Cho, a confronting adaption of Madame Butterfly, would experience a clash of cultures before they took the stage.
Chinese freedom film
John Garnaut BEIJING: It is a work in progress but the 20-minute documentary film that the artist Yang Weidong released in Hong Kong yesterday has already produced some definite results.
Jacob Saulwick and John Garnaut Australian diners could be enjoying cut-price rock lobster this Christmas after an apparent crackdown on smuggling the crustaceans into China disrupted the country's largest export market.