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Book review: 'Lenin's Kisses' by Yan Lianke

Nothing exemplifies the absurd aspect of China's economic growth like the rash of museums and theme parks sprouting nationwide...

Nothing exemplifies the absurd aspect of China's economic growth like the rash of museums and theme parks sprouting nationwide...

Book review: 'Lenin's Kisses' by Yan Lianke
19 Jan 2017 - 10:22AM
Book review: The Bathing Women by Tie Ning

On the cover of The Bathing Women, a young woman with an Anna May Wong bob framing her pink mouth reclines in silks, suggesting similarly soft-focus, exoticised portraiture à la Amy Tan or Lisa See lies within.

On the cover of The Bathing Women, a young woman with an Anna May Wong bob framing her pink mouth reclines in silks, suggesting similarly soft-focus, exoticised portraiture à la Amy Tan or Lisa See lies within.

Book review: The Bathing Women by Tie Ning
9 Dec 2012 - 3:11PM
Book review: Tiger Writing, by Gish Jen

In Tiger Writing, fiction writer Gish Jen presents three essays on the disparity between East and West in how the self is conceptualised.

In Tiger Writing, fiction writer Gish Jen presents three essays on the disparity between East and West in how the self is conceptualised.

Book review: Tiger Writing, by Gish Jen
24 Feb 2013 - 6:33PM