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Xu Lizhi

许立志

(1990-2014) Young poet and factory worker, who leapt from a factory building at the age of 24.

See "The poetry and brief life of a Foxconn worker: Xu Lizhi (1990-2014)"
and
"Accidental death of a poet" by Sheng Yun, on the London Review of Books blog: