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Author Mo, Yan, 1955-

Title Shifu, you'll do anything for a laugh / Mo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt.

Publication Info. New York : Arcade Pub., 2001.


Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department Lower Level  895.1352 MO    Check Shelf
Description xxii, 189 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Hunger and loneliness : my muses -- Shifu, you'll do anything for a laugh -- Man and beast -- Soaring -- Iron child -- The cure -- Love story -- Shen garden -- Abandoned child.
Summary The author of The Republic of Wine presents a new collection of innovative short stories, which range from the tragic to the comic and reflect the author's own disdain for bureaucracy and repression, that includes the title story, which is being made into a major film by acclaimed Chinese director Zhang Yimou.
Subject Short stories.
China -- Fiction.
Short stories. (OCoLC)fst01117043
China. (OCoLC)fst01206073
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Added Author Goldblatt, Howard, 1939-
Added Title Shi fu yue lai yue you mo. English
Other Form: Online version: Mo, Yan, 1955- Shi fu yue lai yue you mo English. Shifu, you'll do anything for a laugh. New York : Arcade Pub., 2001 (OCoLC)606835199
ISBN 1559705655 (alk. paper)
9781559705653 (alk. paper)
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