In Winter Pasture, writer Li Juan tells the story of her stay with a nomadic Kazakh family in Xinjiang, in China. Photo: Shutterstock In Winter Pasture, writer Li Juan tells the story of her stay with a nomadic Kazakh family in Xinjiang, in China. Photo: Shutterstock
In Winter Pasture, writer Li Juan tells the story of her stay with a nomadic Kazakh family in Xinjiang, in China. Photo: Shutterstock
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Winter Pasture: writer Li Juan’s stay with China’s Kazakh nomads in northern Xinjiang

  • Writer Li Juan’s story of her stay with a herding family is a mixture of personal travelogue, memoir, survival diary and ethnographic study
  • She recalls sub-zero temperatures, hard work and a lifestyle that seems certain to disappear

Topic |   Xinjiang
In Winter Pasture, writer Li Juan tells the story of her stay with a nomadic Kazakh family in Xinjiang, in China. Photo: Shutterstock In Winter Pasture, writer Li Juan tells the story of her stay with a nomadic Kazakh family in Xinjiang, in China. Photo: Shutterstock
In Winter Pasture, writer Li Juan tells the story of her stay with a nomadic Kazakh family in Xinjiang, in China. Photo: Shutterstock
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