What Does a Novel Do to Society and Life? (** TALK WILL BE IN CHINESE**)

Date
Wed March 4th 2009, 4:15pm
Event Sponsor
Center for East Asian Studies
Location
Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor
Admission Information
Limited seating. First come first served. Open to the public.
What Does a Novel Do to Society and Life? (** TALK WILL BE IN CHINESE**)
Speaker: Yu Hua was born in 1960 in Zhejiang, China. He has published four novels, six collections of stories, and three collections of essays. In 2002 Yu Hua became the first Chinese writer to win the prestigious James Joyce Foundation Award. His novels To Live and Chronicle of a Blood Merchant were named two of the last decade's ten most influential books in China.
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