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Title The big red book of modern Chinese literature : writings from the mainland in the long twentieth century / edited by Yunte Huang.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2016]
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Description xvii, 606 pages : illustration ; 25 cm
Contents Part one: 1911-1949. Lu Xun. Preface to call to arms ; A madman's diary -- Hu Shih. The butterflies ; Dream and poetry ; One smile ; To the tune of Shengzhazi -- Guo Moruo. The streets of heaven ; The sky dog ; The Nirvana of the Feng and Huang: prelude -- Liu Bannong. How can I not miss her ; Paper thin -- Xu Dishan. The peanut ; I think -- Bing Xin. A maze of stars (selections) ; Spring water (selections) -- Li JInfa. The abandoned woman ; The expression of time -- Yu Dafu. Malady of spring nights -- He Haiming. For the love of her feet -- Zhu Zioing. The moonlit lotus pond -- Xu Zhimo. Second farewell to Cambridge ; By chance -- Wen Yiduo. The dead water ; Perhaps (a dirge) ; Confession -- Ding Ling. Miss Sophia's diary (excerpt) -- Mao Dun. Rainbow (excerpt) -- Ba Jin. Family (excerpts) -- Dai Wangshu. Rainy Alley ; I think -- Shen Congwen. Border town (excerpts) -- Zhour Zuoren. Reading in the lavatory -- Lin Yutang. My country and my people (excerpt) -- Lao She. Rickshaw (excerpts) -- Bian Zhilin. Evening ; Dream of the old town ; Fragment ; Loneliness -- Xiao Hong. Tales of Hulan River (excerpt) -- Part two: 1949-1976. Mao Zedong. Changsha ; Mount Liupan ; Snow ; Quotations from Chairman Mao (excerpts) -- Al Oing. Wheelbarrow ; Dayanhe-- my wet nurse ; On a Chilean cigarette package -- Wang Meng. The young man who has just arrived at the organization ; Department (excerpts) -- Zhao Shuli. The unglovable hands -- Anonymous. The red lantern: a revolutionary Peking opera in eleven acts (excerpt) -- Part three: 1976-present. Bei Dao. The answer ; Let's go ; Notes from the city of the sun ; The red sailboat ; City gate open up (excerpt) -- Gu Cheng. A generation ; Nameless flowers ; Farewell, cemetery ; I'm a willful child -- Mo Yan. Red sorghum (excerpts) -- Shu Ting. To an oak ; A roadside encounter ; Assembly line ; Where the soul dwells -- Liu Suola. In search of the king of singers (excerpts) -- Yang Lian. Norlang ; Burial ground ; The book of exile ; Masks and crocodile (selections) -- Can Xue. Hut on the mountain -- Wang Anyi. Love in a small town (excerpt) -- Zhai Yongming. Premonition ; Hynosis ; The language of the '50s -- Hai Zi. Your hands ; Facing the ocean, spring warms flowers open ; Spring, ten Hai Zis -- Ma Yuan. Thirteen ways to fold a paper hawk -- Che Oianzi. The night in the end ; Sign: inspired by a letter ; A Chinese character comic strip ; An antique style door screen -- Yu Jian. File o -- Chi Zijian. Night comes to Calabash street -- Yu Hua. On the road at eighteen -- Su Tong. Raise the red lantern (excerpt) -- Zhang Zao. A starry moment ; Into the mirror ; Elegy -- Xi Chuan. On the other side of the river ; Blackout ; Far away -- Yu Xinoiao. If I have to die ; Epitaph ; The dead are mourning the living ; Self-introduction -- Gao Xingjian. Soul mountain (excerpts) -- Cui Jian. Nothing to my name.
Subject Chinese literature -- 20th century.
Added Author Huang, Yunte, editor.
Lu, Xun, 1881-1936. Na han. English.
Lu, Xun, 1881-1936. Kuángrén rìjì. English.
Hu, Shi, 1891-1962. Hudie. English.
Hu, Shi, 1891-1962. Meng yu shi. English.
Hu, Shi, 1891-1962. Yixiao. English.
Guo, Moruo, 1892-1978. Tiangou. English.
Guo, Moruo, 1892-1978. Feng huang niepan. English.
Liu, Fu, 1891-1934. Jiao wo ruhe bu xiang ta. English.
Added Title To the tune of Shengzhazi.
Streets of heaven.
ISBN 9780393239485 (hardcover)
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