I Live in the Slums  


I Live in the Slums
May 19, 2020 | 344 pages
ISBN: 9780300247435

A major new collection of stories by one of the most exciting and creative voices in contemporary Chinese literature In Can Xue's world the superficial is peeled away to reveal layers of depth and meaning. Her stories observe no conventions of plot or characterization and limn a chaotic, poetic state ordered by the extreme logic of philosophy.