Running mother and other stories

by Songfen Guo

Publisher: Columbia University Press in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementGuo Songfen ; edited and with an introduction by John Balcom.
SeriesModern Chinese literature from Taiwan
ContributionsBalcom, John.
LC ClassificationsPL2860.U56 A6 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16681235M
ISBN 109780231147347, 9780231519304
LC Control Number2008011613

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Guo Songfen's short stories are masterful psychological portraits that play with the echoes of history and the nature of identity.

One of the few modernists to truly capture the fallout from such events as the February 28th Incident and the White Terror, Guo Songfen illuminates the quiet core of his characters through a spare and immediate style that is at once a symptom. Running Mother and Other Stories.

Book Description: Guo Songfen's short stories are masterful psychological portraits that play with the echoes of history and the nature of identity. One of the few modernists to truly capture the fallout from such events as the February 28th Incident and the White Terror, Guo Songfen illuminates the quiet core.

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