My review essay of three major new novels by Yu Hua and Yan Lianke.

In it, I note that they all deal with China's moral crisis and ways out. I also wonder why these novels are so heavily allegorical and hard to digest. Read the full paywalled review here.

Category: New York Review of Books, Project China values and beliefs, Literature, Souls of China, 
Posted by: ian
Jun 19, 2017