Red Sorghum: A Novel of China

Red Sorghum: A Novel of China

Mo Yan, Howard Goldblatt


The acclaimed novel of affection and resistance in the course of past due Thirties China through Mo Yan, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize in LiteratureSpanning 3 generations, this novel of kinfolk and fantasy is instructed via a sequence of flashbacks that depict occasions of fantastic horror set opposed to a panorama of gemlike good looks, because the chinese language conflict either jap invaders and every different within the turbulent 1930s.

A legend in China, the place it received significant literary awards and encouraged an Oscar-nominated movie directed through Zhang Yimou, Red Sorghum is a booklet during which myth and background collide to supply fiction that's completely new—and unforgettable.

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