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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

The Barren Years and Other Short Stories and Plays

Publications

The Barren Years and Other Short Stories and Plays

Chinese Materials Center, (US)

Dec. 1975

Translated by John M McClellan, from works by Shih Shu-ch'ing

Contents:

The Oldtimer from [The Oldtimer]
The Upside-Down Ladder to Heaven from 倒放的天梯
The Ritual of the Clay Idol from 泥像们的祭典
The Barren Years from [The Barren Years]
The Chain of Memory from [The Chain of Memory]