Fang Fang: Wuhan Lockdown Diaries


Fang Fang is the pen name of Wang Fang, a Chinese writer based in Wuhan. Some of her works include the novel “Feng Jing” and “Wan Jian Chuan Xin” She was the chairman of the Hubei Writers Association and won numerous accolades for her writing. Now, she is one of the 11 million people under strict quarantine in the capital of Hubei province due to the recent deadly coronavirus. Since the first day of the city-wide lockdown, Fang started a journal detailing life under the quarantine, publishing it on the Chinese social media site-Weibo, but the sensitive content is quickly deleted.