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A poetic and unflinching fable about tyranny, guilt, and the erasure of history, by the banned Chinese writer hailed as 'China's Solzhenitsyn'. In seven dream-like episodes, Ma Jian charts the psychological disintegration of a Chinese provincial leader who is haunted by nightmares of his violent past. From exile, Ma Jian shoots an arrow at President Xi Jinping's 'China Dream' propaganda, creating a biting satire of totalitarianism that reveals what happens to a nation when it is blinded by materialism and governed by violence and lies. Blending tragic and absurd reality with myth and fantasy,…mehr

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Produktbeschreibung
A poetic and unflinching fable about tyranny, guilt, and the erasure of history, by the banned Chinese writer hailed as 'China's Solzhenitsyn'. In seven dream-like episodes, Ma Jian charts the psychological disintegration of a Chinese provincial leader who is haunted by nightmares of his violent past. From exile, Ma Jian shoots an arrow at President Xi Jinping's 'China Dream' propaganda, creating a biting satire of totalitarianism that reveals what happens to a nation when it is blinded by materialism and governed by violence and lies. Blending tragic and absurd reality with myth and fantasy, this dystopian novel is a portrait not of an imagined future, but of China today.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: Random House Uk; Chatto & Windus
  • Artikelnr. des Verlages: 250184
  • Seitenzahl: 180
  • Erscheinungstermin: 1. November 2018
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 206mm x 136mm x 22mm
  • Gewicht: 269g
  • ISBN-13: 9781784742492
  • ISBN-10: 178474249X
  • Artikelnr.: 51017013
Autorenporträt
Ma Jian was born in Qingdao, China. He is the author of seven novels, a travel memoir, three story collections and two essay collections. He has been translated into twenty-six languages. Since the publication of his first book in 1987, all his work has been banned in China. He now lives in exile in London
Rezensionen
"A master of inimitable humour. Always hilarious, thought-provoking, and immensely moving" Jung Chang, author of Wild Swans