Articles tagged chinese literature

‘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 // 10:00 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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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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