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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. News - China - LITERATURE

    Nobel winner Mo Yan country's second-wealthiest writer

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Nobel winner Mo Yan nation's 2nd-richest writer Less than two months after winning the Nobel Prize for literature, Mo Yan can claim another distinction: ... The list's founder, Wu Huaiyao, told the West China City Daily that Mo Yan clearly benefited from the Nobel committee's October 11 decision, making him the first Chinese national ...

  5. News - China - LITERATURE

    After staying in step with censors, Mo Yan can dance to his own tune

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Author Mo Yan learns to dance to another tune As a novelist who has managed to excel under the mainland's strict censorship regime, Nobel Prize laureate Mo ... in preparation for the grand ceremonies in Stockholm next month when he will become the first Chinese national to receive the coveted literature award. Mo Yan's elder brother, Guan Moxian, disclosed ...

  6. News - China - LITERATURE

    Mo Yan to leave Beijing tomorrow for date with Nobel Prize glory

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 12:00am by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Mo Yan ready to fly out for date with Nobel glory Novelist Mo Yan will leave Beijing tomorrow to receive the first Nobel Prize for literature awarded to a Chinese citizen. Mo will attend the Nobel Prize award ceremony in Stockholm, Sweden, on Monday along with the other most recent Nobel laureates, according to Shao Chunsheng, an official in charge ...

  7. News - China - LITERATURE

    New books on way from Nobel laureate Mo Yan

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by LAURA ZHOU, JOLIE HO, JOANNA CHIU

    ... Laura Zhou, Jolie Ho and Joanna Chiu Demand for Mo Yan's work is red hot, and his publisher plans to meet that need with four fresh offerings New books on way from Nobel laureate With his writings flying off bookshop shelves around the world, Mo Yan's publisher announced yesterday that the newly minted Nobel laureate would have four new books published ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - LITERATURE

    Mo Yan wins Nobel Prize for Literature

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Mo Yan wins world's highest honour for literature with writing rooted in Chinese tradition and influenced by Western peers Chinese writer wins nobel Author Mo Yan made history yesterday by becoming the first Chinese national to win the Nobel Prize for literature. Although mainland-born Gao Xingjian won the literature prize 12 years ago, he ...

  9. News - China - LITERATURE

    Nobel Prize brings with it great pressure, laureate Mo Yan says

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam fiona@tam.com Though delighted by his Nobel Prize, the writer dislikes the pressure that it brings It is hard to be happy even in joy, Mo Yan says Mo Yan says the demands ... "I have never thought about this question," Mo Yan said on the Sunday night programme. "I'm now under great pressure and have a lot to worry about. So how can I be happy?" ...

  10. News - China - LITERATURE

    Media frenzy over author Mo Yan's chance to win Nobel Prize

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Acclaimed author Mo Yan is being touted as possible first Chinese national to win honour, despite his cosy links to Communist Party Media frenzy over a nobel cause Critically acclaimed for his work and faulted for his tolerance of government censors, Chinese author Mo Yan has suddenly found himself at the centre of a media frenzy over his prospects ...




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