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Karen S. Kingsbury

Full Name: Karen S. Kingsbury
Number of Works: 1
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ISBN: 1590171780, 9781590171783
Keywords: review, books, classics, york, new, fallen, city, love
Pages: 320
Published: 1938
  • Rating: 80%

A New York Review Books Original“[A] giant of modern Chinese literature” –The New York Times"With language as sharp as a knife edge, Eileen Chang cut open a huge divide in Chinese culture, between the classical patriarchy and our troubled modernity. She was one of the very few able truly to connect that divide, just as her heroines often disappeared inside it. She is the fallen angel of Chinese literature, and now, with these excellent new translations, English readers can discover why she is so revered by Chinese readers everywhere." –Ang LeeEileen Chang is o