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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.

9 Dec 2012 - 3:11PM

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
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...

19 Jan 2017 - 10:22AM

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
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.

24 Feb 2013 - 6:33PM

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