Xuan Juliana Wang’s collection of 12 short stories delves into the uncertainties and anxieties of contemporary Chinese youth, or second-generation Chinese immigrants.

Home Remedies: stories of China’s young and listless, and of challenges of being a second-generation immigrant

  • Xuan Juliana Wang’s well-crafted tales frame the uncertainties and disconnect felt by widely disparate characters
  • Writer’s debut collection gives voice to those who came of age in the 2000s and 2010s, and feel a growing gulf between themselves and their elders
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Xuan Juliana Wang’s collection of 12 short stories delves into the uncertainties and anxieties of contemporary Chinese youth, or second-generation Chinese immigrants.
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Author Karoline Kan.

Under Red Skies: Karoline Kan comes to terms with China’s conflicted past through family’s story

  • The former New York Times journalist draws on personal narratives to write a coming-of-age tale unique to contemporary China
  • It was through oral histories, rather than through textbooks, that she developed a connection to her homeland
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Author Karoline Kan.
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