Contemporary Chinese Short Stories

Contemporary Chinese Short Stories

by Zhang Xianliang
     
 

Prize-winning post-1980 short stories, mostly by young writers. In "A Herdsman's Story," by Zhang Xianliang, a rural teacher facing a reunion with his wealthy expatriate father, re-examines his life. "Our Corner," by Jin Shui, explores the frustrations of physically handicapped young workers. "Marriage Bureau," by He Xiaohu, is a humorous story of a young man's… See more details below

Overview

Prize-winning post-1980 short stories, mostly by young writers. In "A Herdsman's Story," by Zhang Xianliang, a rural teacher facing a reunion with his wealthy expatriate father, re-examines his life. "Our Corner," by Jin Shui, explores the frustrations of physically handicapped young workers. "Marriage Bureau," by He Xiaohu, is a humorous story of a young man's problems finding a wife.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780835110761
Publisher:
China Books & Periodicals, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/1983
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
5.12(w) x 7.48(h) x (d)

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