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  1. News - China - ARTS

    Nobel laureate Mo Yan will teach in Taiwan

    Posted Oct 05th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Famed mainland author to instruct university classes on writing and cross-strait literature Nobel laureate Mo Yan will teach in Taiwan Nobel Laureate Mo Yan will teach Chinese writing and literature at a Taiwanese university beginning next year. The National Taiwan Normal University announced on Thursday that Mo Yan, who ...

  2. News - China - LITERATURE

    Censorship has spurred writers, says Nobel Prize winner Mo Yan

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... declares Mo Yan Nobel Prize winner Mo Yan has revealed in an exclusive interview with the South China Morning Post that he believes censorship has motivated authors to write about topics seen ... The decision of the Nobel Committee to award the prize to Mo Yan - a long-time Communist Party member and vice-chairman of the party-aligned Chinese Writers' Association - also raised eyebrows ...

  3. News - China - LITERATURE

    Mo Yan: from farm labourer to literary superstar

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Literary giant who tellsthe big stories of China Mo Yan emerged as one of China's most prominent and influential authors during the 1980s, but came to worldwide ... Mo Yan, meaning "don't speak", as his pen name. He found fame with social commentaries such as Red Sorghum Clan , the story of a Shandong family facing decades of upheaval ...

  4. News - China - LITERATURE

    Mo Yan shares some Nobel thoughts

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 04:12am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Mo Yan sings the praises of motherhood and its power to move mountains, while he is a bit less enthusiastic about hurried trips to Hong Kong Sharing some Nobel thoughts Q: ... will find a vast and flat plateau where you can see the horizon, but you may feel empty. Hong Kong authors I know of include Xi Xi, the pen-name of poet Zhang Yan, Wong Bik-wan, Dung Kai-cheung, Lau ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: Pow!, by Mo Yan

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Pow! by Mo Yan translated by Howard Goldblatt Seagull Books Mo Yan's first novel to appear in English since the Nobel honour, Pow! reads like public masturbation; at times laughable, ... of nightmares. Who needs these hackneyed hallucinations? Certainly Mo Yan does, as without them he would have a bigger challenge: to tackle the gritty realism of his fictional world. The backstory ...

  6. News - China

    China Nobel winner Mo Yan defies critics

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 07:59pm by AFP

    ... Nobel literature laureate Mo Yan has hit back at critics who accused him of being too close to China’s government, saying in a newspaper interview he does not write on behalf of the ruling ... of the people, not the party,” he said in an interview with the German newspaper Der Spiegel , adding: “I detest corrupt officials.” Mo Yan hit out at exiled-Chinese dissident author Liao Yiwu, who ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books

    Mo Yan's Boxer Rebellion novel an orgy of pain and pleasure

    Posted Jan 20th 2013, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... Mo Yan's Boxer Rebellion novel is an emotional see-saw, a magical, operatic, violent historical epic Mo Yan's first novel to be published in English since he won last year's ... most dastardly invention gives Mo's novel its title: "The gist of it is that a pointed sandalwood stake is inserted into the subject's grain passage and forced up all the way ...

  8. News - China

    President Xi laments state of Chinese soccer on Mexico trip

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... Soccer fan Xi Jinping used his speech to Mexico's congress to once again lament the state of the sport in China. Soccer is the country's most watched sport but its team languishes way down the global rankings at No95. "I am a football fan,& ...

  9. News - China - CRIME

    Net users blame 'Skynet' over death of abducted mainland baby

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... Costly national surveillance network criticised for failing to find kidnapped infant in stolen SUV A costly national surveillance network is under fire in Changchun, Jilin, for failing to catch the suspect in a high-profile kidnapping case that tragically ...

  10. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping seeks changes in way party cadres are selected

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by Raymond Li, Alice Yan

    ... A slew of high-profile scandals involving senior Communist Party officials in recent months prompted President Xi Jinping to call for a fundamental overhaul of the appointment and promotion regime for cadres during a recent national conference on the prom ...




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