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Dream of Ding Village

Author: Yan Lianke

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781473584570

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

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'One of the masters of modern Chinese literature' Jung Chang A searing novel that traces the destruction of a community in communist China. Told through the eyes of Xiao Qiang, a young boy, this deeply moving novel shares the tragic story of the blood-contamination scandal in China's Henan province. Looking for a way to lift Ding Village from poverty, its directors and organisers open blood-plasma collection stations, hoping to sell the plasma to those in need. At first the scheme is a commercial success. Soon, however, whole communities are wiped out after contracting HIV. As Xiao narrates the fate of Ding Village, his family is torn apart by suspicion and retribution. 'The defining work of his career... A devastating critique of China's runaway development' Guardian
Dream of Ding Village
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Yan Lianke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-28 - Publisher: Random House

'One of the masters of modern Chinese literature' Jung Chang A searing novel that traces the destruction of a community in communist China. Told through the eyes of Xiao Qiang, a young boy, this deeply moving novel shares the tragic story of the blood-contamination scandal in China's Henan province. Looking
The Four Books
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Yan Lianke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-19 - Publisher: Random House

SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE 2016 'One of China's greatest living authors and fiercest satirists' Guardian In the ninety-ninth district of a sprawling labour camp, the Author, Musician, Scholar, Theologian and Technician - and hundreds just like them - are undergoing Re-education, to restore their revolutionary zeal and
Three Brothers
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Yan Lianke
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-05 - Publisher: Random House

In this heartfelt memoir, Yan Lianke brings the reader into his boyhood home in Song County, Henan Province, painting a richly detailed portrait of rural China during the Cultural Revolution It is a hard but loving childhood. Yan’s family carve out a modest existence, though food is often so scarce
The Explosion Chronicles
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Yan Lianke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-02 - Publisher: Random House

LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL 2017 With the Yi River on one side and the Balou Mountains on the other, the village of Explosion was founded a thousand years ago by refugees fleeing a volcanic eruption. But in the post-Mao era, the name takes on a new significance as
Historical Dictionary of Modern Chinese Literature
Language: en
Pages: 792
Authors: Li-hua Ying
Categories: Authors, Chinese
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Modern Chinese literature has been flourishing for over a century, with varying degrees of intensity and energy at different junctures of history and points of locale. An integral part of world literature from the moment it was born, it has been in constant dialogue with its counterparts from the rest