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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

十个词汇里的中国 (lit. China in Ten Words)

Novel by Yu Hua.

The ten words are 人民 (People), 领袖 (Leader), 阅读(Reading), 写作 (Writing), 鲁迅 (Lu Xun), 革命 (Revolution), 差距 (Disparity), 草根 (Grassroots), 山寨 (Copycat), 忽悠 (Bamboozle).

Translations:

China in Ten Words

Translated by Allan Barr, July, 2012

Publications

China in Ten Words Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd July 2012 UK