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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

From the Old Country

Publications

From the Old Country

Columbia University Press, (US)

Feb. 2014

Translated by T.M. McClellan, from works by Zhong Lihe

Contents:

My Grandma from the Mountains from 假黎婆
First Love from 初戀
From the Old Country from 原鄉人
In the Willow Shade from 柳陰
Oleander from 夾竹桃
The Fourth Day from 第四日
Zugteuzong from 竹頭庄
Forest Fire from 山火
Uncle A-Huang from 阿煌叔
My "Out-Law" and the Hill Songs from 親家與山歌
My Study from 我的書齋
The Grassy Bank from 草坡上
The Plow and the Sky from 做田
The Little Ridge from 小岡
Sinking and Swimming from 浮沉
Rain from