L.A. Times Beijing bureau honcho, ex-LAT film editor, world traveler, chocoholic

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Julie Makinen is a veteran writer, editor, innovator and foreign correspondent for publications including the Los Angeles Times, Washington Post and International New York Times. She has reported from countries including Iraq, Afghanistan, North Korea, China, Japan, Mongolia and Myanmar. Julie se...

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@JulieMakLAT — 4,159 followers, 4,761 tweets

@WSJ I have been to that Kmart, and can say it’s one of the best parts of Guam!!
Heartening for #journalism: Sunday night 9:45pm showing of #thePost is sold out.
Had a great time moderating this @ThePublicSquare panel China Soon Could Dominate the Global Economy—but Leading It Will Be Tougher! thanks @joemmathews https://t.co/wAW8ScHdlN
last minute offer: anyone want to come to the pop up mag show at the Ace in DTLA tonight? I have 1 free tix if you can get here in 20 mins
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