The Resource Love in the new millennium, Can Xue ; foreword by Eileen Myles ; translated from the Chinese by Annelise Finegan Wasmoen

Love in the new millennium, Can Xue ; foreword by Eileen Myles ; translated from the Chinese by Annelise Finegan Wasmoen

Label
Love in the new millennium
Title
Love in the new millennium
Statement of responsibility
Can Xue ; foreword by Eileen Myles ; translated from the Chinese by Annelise Finegan Wasmoen
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  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
In this darkly comic novel, a group of women inhabits a world of constant surveillance, where informants lurk in the flower beds and false reports fly. Conspiracies abound in a community that normalizes paranoia and suspicion. Some try to flee--whether to a mysterious gambling bordello or to ancestral homes that can be reached only underground through muddy caves, sewers, and tunnels. Others seek out the refuge of Nest County, where traditional Chinese herbal medicines can reshape or psychologically transport the self. Each life is circumscribed by buried secrets and transcendent delusions. Can Xue's masterful love stories for the new millennium trace love's many guises--satirical, tragic, transient, lasting, nebulous, and fulfilling--against a kaleidoscopic backdrop of commerce and industry, fraud and exploitation, and sex and romance drawn from the East and the West
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YDX
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1953-
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Canxue
Dewey number
895.1/352
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated into English from the original Chinese
LC call number
PL2912.A5174
LC item number
X5613 2018
Literary form
novels
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1981-
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  • Wasmoen, Annelise Finegan
  • Myles, Eileen
Series statement
Margellos world republic of letters book
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  • Husband and wife
  • Paramours
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Label
Love in the new millennium, Can Xue ; foreword by Eileen Myles ; translated from the Chinese by Annelise Finegan Wasmoen
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Copyright
Note
Translation of: Xin shi ji ai qing gu shi. Originally published: Beijing : Zuo jia chu ban she, ©2013
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Control code
ocn1059245320
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 264 pages
Isbn
9780300224313
Lccn
2018938630
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1059245320
Label
Love in the new millennium, Can Xue ; foreword by Eileen Myles ; translated from the Chinese by Annelise Finegan Wasmoen
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Xin shi ji ai qing gu shi. Originally published: Beijing : Zuo jia chu ban she, ©2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn1059245320
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 264 pages
Isbn
9780300224313
Lccn
2018938630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1059245320

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