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The Execution of Mayor Yin and Other Stories from the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution

by Chen, Ruoxi.

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Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian studies,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • China,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Asian,
  • Chen, Ruoxi,
  • Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976,
  • Fiction,
  • History,
  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHoward Goldblatt (Editor, Translator), Perry Link (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9337537M
    ISBN 100253344166
    ISBN 109780253344168

    Get this from a library! The execution of mayor Yin and other stories from the great proletarian Cultural Revolution. [Ruoxi Chen; Nancy Ing; Howard Goldblatt] -- Praise for the first edition:" in the great tradition of Orwell and Solzhenitsyn; its true subject is the survival -- and sometimes the defeat -- of the human spirit in its lonely quest for. Middle school teachers will read the autobiographical memoir, Red Scarf Girl; high school teachers will read stories in The Execution of Mayor Yin and Other Stories of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution. Both groups will examine this period of chaos and upheaval in China through the voices of those that were there.

    Get this from a library! The execution of mayor Yin and other stories from the great proletarian Cultural Revolution. [Ruoxi Chen; Nancy Ing; Howard Goldblatt] -- Annotation A classic of modern world literature, this collection of stories provides a vivid eyewitness view of everyday life in China during the Cultural Revolution. For this edition, the text has. This paper examines the book, "The Execution of Mayor Yin and Other Stories from the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution", by Chen Jo-hsi, a collection of short stories that show what life was like in China during the Cultural Revolution, which was created and sponsored by Chairman Mao Tse-tung.

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The Execution of Mayor Yin and Other Stories from the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, by Chen Ruoxi, utilizes a number of short stories to illustrate the effects of the Cultural Revolution on the average citizens of Communist China. Each chapter tells the tale of an individual or family that has been adversely impacted by the Revolution.

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