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The Resource Wang in love and bondage : three novellas, by Wang Xiaobo ; translated and with an introduction by Hongling Zhang, Jason Sommer

Wang in love and bondage : three novellas, by Wang Xiaobo ; translated and with an introduction by Hongling Zhang, Jason Sommer

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Wang in love and bondage : three novellas
Title
Wang in love and bondage
Title remainder
three novellas
Statement of responsibility
by Wang Xiaobo ; translated and with an introduction by Hongling Zhang, Jason Sommer
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
Wang has a large following among Chinese university students but isn't at all popular with the literary establishment. Blame the matter and attitude of his work, not its literary merit. China has a history of heavy-handed prudishness that the sex in these three novellas flouts big time. They're wry social-realist exercises demonstrating that in a repressive society, whether of the future, the Cultural Revolution, or post-Mao 1990s China, sex affords the only excitement worth risking slander or prison for
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DLC
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1952-1997
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Wang, Xiaobo
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zhang, Hongling
  • Sommer, Jason
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wang, Xiaobo
  • 18.86 Chinese language and literature
  • Wang, Xiaobo
  • Wang, Xiaobo
Label
Wang in love and bondage : three novellas, by Wang Xiaobo ; translated and with an introduction by Hongling Zhang, Jason Sommer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
2015 -- The golden age -- East palace, west palace
Control code
67922208
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 155 pages
Isbn
9780791470657
Lccn
2006013801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780791470657
System control number
(OCoLC)67922208
Label
Wang in love and bondage : three novellas, by Wang Xiaobo ; translated and with an introduction by Hongling Zhang, Jason Sommer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
2015 -- The golden age -- East palace, west palace
Control code
67922208
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 155 pages
Isbn
9780791470657
Lccn
2006013801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780791470657
System control number
(OCoLC)67922208

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