The Case for Literature - Xingjian, Gao, Professor, and Lee, Mabel (Translated by)

When Gao Xingjian was crowned Nobel Laureate in 2000, it was the first time in the hundred-year history of the Nobel Prize that this honor had been awarded to an author for a body of work written in Chinese. The same year, American readers embraced Mabel Lee's translation of Gao's lyrical and autobiographical novel Soul Mountain, making it a ... Read More

The Case for Literature 2008, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300136265

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