The Welsh adventurer has become the first person to walk the length of the river Yangtze solo.
Asian stocks traded higher on Monday.
Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 was 0.6% higher.
In China, Hong Kong's Hang Seng index was up 1% and Shanghai Composite rallied 1.9%.
Tirelessly exposing iniquities in Chinese society through his writings, Lu Xun understood the power of modern media to reinforce social divisions. For him, film showings in 1930s Shanghai were a prime example. Paul Courtenay Hyu reads an extract from Lu Xun’s 1933 essay, Lessons from the Movies. Photo: A poster for the 1930s film 'West Of Shanghai' (Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images)