Articles tagged chinese literature

‘The Big Red Book of Modern Chinese Literature’ Opens Doors Hitherto Closed to Us

Yunte Huang grapples with some monumental subject matter, and the results are spellbinding.

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‘Boy in the Twilight: Stories of the Hidden China’ Is both Trivial and Expansive

There is nothing hidden about the world of these stories, and Yu Hua’s writing is defined by its plainspoken voice and depiction of quotidian lives.

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31 May 2007 // 11:00 PM

The Case for Literature by Gao Xingjian

For those of us who find sports boring but literature exciting, an upcoming Olympics brings expectations of a special sort.

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20 Questions: Amadou & Miriam

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"For their ninth studio album, acclaimed Malian duo Amadou & Miriam integrate synths into their sound while displaying an overt love of Pink Floyd.

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