Book Excerpt from Mo Yan Speaks

Nobel Laureate Mo Yan, whose name literally means “don’t speak,” is renowned for his fiction, which includes The Garlic Ballads; Red Sorghum; Shifu, You'll Do Anything for a Laugh; Life and Death Are Wearing Me Out; The Republic of Wine; and Big Breasts and Wide Hips (all translated into English by Professor Howard Goldblatt). Mo Yan’s fiction has captivated a global audience… Continue reading Book Excerpt from Mo Yan Speaks

#MLA15 Mapping Literature and Linguistics – E. K. Tan Presenting Tomorrow @ 1:45 p.m.

  E. K Tan, author of Rethinking Chineseness: Translational Sinophone Identities in the Nanyang Literary World , will be presiding tomorrow at 1:45 p.m. at the session Mapping Literature and Linguistics: The Politics of Place and History in Malaysia and Singapore . See also http://goo.gl/0yF8Mh Visit the Cambria Press booth (402) in the book exhibit… Continue reading #MLA15 Mapping Literature and Linguistics – E. K. Tan Presenting Tomorrow @ 1:45 p.m.

#MLA15 Fiction of Mo Yan: Post–Nobel Prize Assessments – Paul Manfredi Presiding Today @ 5:15 p.m.

Paul Manfredi, author of Modern Poetry in China: A Visual-Verbal Dynamic, will be presiding today at 5:15 p.m. at the session The Fiction of Mo Yan: Post–Nobel Prize Assessments. See also http://goo.gl/HmWvaX Visit the Cambria Press booth (402) in the book exhibit hall and enter our #MLA15 book-giveaway draw for a chance to win this… Continue reading #MLA15 Fiction of Mo Yan: Post–Nobel Prize Assessments – Paul Manfredi Presiding Today @ 5:15 p.m.

#MLA15 On Mo Yan’s Fiction – Shelley Chan will be presenting today @5:15 p.m.

Shelley Chan, author of A Subversive Voice in China: The Fictional World of Mo Yan, will be presenting today at 5:15 p.m. at the session Memory as Absence, Rhetoric, Identity, and Critique in Mo Yan’s Fiction. See also http://goo.gl/9OLkXW Visit the Cambria Press booth (402) in the book exhibit hall and enter our #MLA15 book-giveaway… Continue reading #MLA15 On Mo Yan’s Fiction – Shelley Chan will be presenting today @5:15 p.m.

#MLA15 Contemporary Chinese Poetry and the Other Arts – Paul Manfredi Presiding Tomorrow @ 1:45 p.m.

Paul Manfredi, author of Modern Poetry in China: A Visual-Verbal Dynamic, will be presiding tomorrow at 1:45 p.m. at the session Contemporary Chinese Poetry and the Other Arts. See also http://goo.gl/HmWvaX Visit the Cambria Press booth (402) in the book exhibit hall and enter our #MLA15 book-giveaway draw for a chance to win this book!… Continue reading #MLA15 Contemporary Chinese Poetry and the Other Arts – Paul Manfredi Presiding Tomorrow @ 1:45 p.m.

#MLA15 Mo Yan fans! Here’s the perfect complement to the Nobel laureate’s novels!

There couldn't be a better endorsement than from Dr. Howard Goldblatt, the translator of Mo Yan's novels: “I recommend this first full-length study in English to anyone who wants the perfect complement to their reading of Mo Yan’s novels.” Browse A Subversive Voice in China: The Fictional World of Mo Yan by Shelley Chan, associate professor… Continue reading #MLA15 Mo Yan fans! Here’s the perfect complement to the Nobel laureate’s novels!

MCLC book review nails it on why this book by Nobel Laureate Gao Xingjian needs to be read by all in literary studies!

Cambria Press congratulates Gao Xingjian and Mabel Lee on the glowing review of Gao Xingjian: Aesthetics and Creation by Dr. Kwok-Kan Tam (Dean of the School of Arts and Social Sciences at the Open University of Hong Kong) for the journal Modern Chinese Literature and Culture (MCLC). The book review accurately captures the essence of… Continue reading MCLC book review nails it on why this book by Nobel Laureate Gao Xingjian needs to be read by all in literary studies!