Selected Stories by Mo Yan: Chinese-English Bilingual Edition (Chinese and English Edition)

Mo Yan

ISBN 10: 9629963140
ISBN 13: 9789629963149
Publisher: The Chinese University Press
Publication Date: 2007
Binding: Softcover
About this title:

In these four stories, Mo Yan depicts life in an oppressive society and the plight of those who suffer, physically and spiritually, under its yoke. The collection exemplifies Mo Yan's versatility. His stories range from tragedy to wicked satire, from magical fable to harsh realism. He is concise and unpretentious, and his imagery is sharp and sensual.

About the Author:

Mo Yan is a leading contemporary writer of Chinese literature and a frequent winner of national literary prizes, including China's Annual Writer's Prize. His famous novel, Red Sorghum, has been made into a film by Zhang Yimou.

Howard Goldblatt is research professor of East Asian languages and literatures at the University of Notre Dame.

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