California born and raised, Lois Snow has been an actress on Broadway for many years and is a member of New York City’s Actor’s Studio. She has appeared in many television productions, in particular the long-running soap opera The Guiding Light. Her books include China on Stage, A Death with Dignity: When the Chinese Came, and Edgar Snow’s China: An Account of the Chinese Revolution Compiled from the Writings of Edgar Snow. Ms. Snow was married to the journalist and author Edgar Snow, with whom she traveled to China. She lives in Switzerland.

Last Updated: April 3, 2014

My First Trip


Let the Devil Take the Hindmost

Lois Snow
China became part of my life when I met and married Edgar Snow. I had read Red Star Over China long before I knew the author but the years that followed were largely devoted to my acting career in New York. China was rather remote from Broadway...