The coffin fell apart.
There was the sound of decayed wood crumbling, and a cloud of smoke surged out, like water vapour from a hot steamer.

Yan Lianke / Carlos Rojas

Focus of Chinese writers - posts on

Recent posts on Chinese writers by Bertrand Mialaret have featured: Yu Hua, Wu Ming-yi, Mo Yan, Qiu Xiaolong, Xiao Hong, Xinran, Hwang Chun-ming, Mu Xin, Chen Kaige...


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