“You’re stepping on my shadow, please back off,” she said.

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

Liu Liangcheng

刘亮程

Dubbed a “bucolic philosopher”, Liu Liangcheng was born in Xinjiang in 1962. After his first writing job at the Worker’s Daily newspaper, he later turned to poetry, essays, and eventually (with the 2006 novel Loose Earth) fiction. He received the 2014 Lu Xun Literature Prize for his essay anthology In Xinjiang.

 

Original Works

Short stories (1)

Non-fiction (2)