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The Resource The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan : More Stories of China, Zhu Wen ; translated by Julia Lovell

The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan : More Stories of China, Zhu Wen ; translated by Julia Lovell

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The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan : More Stories of China
Title
The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan
Title remainder
More Stories of China
Statement of responsibility
Zhu Wen ; translated by Julia Lovell
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Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan moves between anarchic campuses, infuriating communist factories, and the victims of China's economic miracle to showcase the absurdity, injustice, and socialist Gothic of everyday Chinese life. This new collection of short fiction establishes Zhu Wen as that rare creature among Chinese writers today: an author with both a fearless grasp of the chaotic violence of capitalist-Communist China and a sense of humor. In?The Football Fan," readers fall in with an intriguingly unreliable narrator who may or may not have killed his elde
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illustrations
Index
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Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
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Series statement
Weatherhead Books on Asia
The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan : More Stories of China, Zhu Wen ; translated by Julia Lovell
Label
The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan : More Stories of China, Zhu Wen ; translated by Julia Lovell
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/zhu-16090
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Electronic book
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Da Ma's Way of Talking -- The Matchmaker -- The Apprentice -- The Football Fan -- Xiao Liu -- Mr. Hu, Are You Coming Out to Play Basketball This Afternoon? -- Reeducation -- The Wharf
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9780231535076
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rdamedia
Media type code
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