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An Anthology of Chinese Short Short Stories (Panda Books)

by Harry J. Huang

  • 42 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Foreign Language Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • Fiction,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Chinese literature,
  • Short stories, Chinese,
  • Translations into English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages463
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9651312M
    ISBN 107119038818
    ISBN 109787119038810

      If you can't decide which new novel or nonfiction book to pick up, here's another idea: try reading a short story collection. Rather than focus on a singular narrative, these unique options weave together the voices of several writers, or focus on multiple stories by an author you know and love.   The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories, edited by Ben Marcus Via And then take a step forward another 10 years to , and there is this excellent collection.

    This anthology includes works from Mainland China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, and also Chinese-speaking authors of other places, originally published in Chinese between and The works include poetry, essays, and fiction, with most fiction being short stories. Novels and drama pieces were too long, and therefore were not included.   This was one of our favorite books that came out from last year: N.K. Jemisin’s collection of short stories, which span the breadth of cyberpunk, epic fantasy, and hard science fiction, all of.

    One of the earliest examples of anthology, even before the term was used, is a volume of Chinese poetry is the "Classic of Poetry" or "Book of Song." This is a collection of Chinese poems from sometime between the 7 th and 11 th century B.C. The term "anthology" derives from "Anthologia," which means a collection or garland of flowers.   The Garland. Anthologies have been around much longer than the novel, which didn’t emerge as a distinct literary form until the 11 th century at the earliest. The "Classic of Poetry" (alternatively known as the "Book of Song") is an anthology of Chinese poetry compiled between the 7 th and 11 th centuries term “anthology” itself derives from Meleager of Gadara’s " Anthologia.


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From author, translator and professor Harry J. Huang comes a new anthology to introduce the form of the Chinese short-short story to the English reader.

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