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Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-06 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Following her internationally bestselling book The Good Women of China, Xinran has written one of the most powerful accounts of the lives of Chinese women. Her
The Imprint of Another Life
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Margaret Homans
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-18 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

How adoption and its literary representations shed new light on notions of value, origins, and identity
Trauma and Motherhood in Contemporary Literature and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Laura Lazzari
Categories: Literature, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Trauma and Motherhood in Contemporary Literature and Culture repositions motherhood studies through the lens of trauma theory by exploring new challenges surrou
Women Writers in Postsocialist China
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Kay Schaffer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-31 - Publisher: Routledge

What does it mean to read from elsewhere? Women Writers in Postsocialist China introduces readers to a range and variety of contemporary Chinese women’s writi
Buy Me the Sky
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Xinran
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-07 - Publisher: Random House

'Fast-paced and punchy ... accomplished' Independent With journalistic acumen and a novelist's flair, Xinran tells the remarkable stories of men and women born
What the Chinese Don't Eat
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-30 - Publisher: Random House

Since June 2003 Xinran has been writing about China in her weekly column in the Guardian. She has covered a vast range of topics from food to sex education, and
China Witness
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-26 - Publisher: Random House

China Witness is the personal testimony of a generation whose stories have not yet been told. Here the grandparents and great-grandparents of today sum up in th
Miss Chopsticks
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-30 - Publisher: Random House

Sisters Three, Five and Six don't have much education, but they know two things for certain: their mother is a failure because she hasn't produced a son, and th
The Good Women Of China
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-30 - Publisher: Random House

For eight groundbreaking years, Xinran presented a radio programme in China during which she invited women to call in and talk about themselves. Broadcast every
Sky Burial
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-31 - Publisher: Random House

As a young girl in China Xinran heard a rumour about a soldier in Tibet who had been brutally fed to the vultures in a ritual known as a sky burial: the tale fr