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✈ [PDF / Epub] ✅ Red Dust A Path Through China By Ma Jian ✸ – Bunatime.co In 1983 at the age of thirty dissident artist Ma Jian finds himself divorced by his wife separated from his daughter betrayed by his girlfriend facing arrest for “Spiritual Pollution” and severelyIn 1983 at the age of thirty dissident artist Ma Jian finds himself divorced by his wife separated from his daughter betrayed by his girlfriend facing arrest for “Spiritual Pollution” and severely disillusioned with the confines of l.

Ife in Beijing So with little than a change of clothes and two bars of soap Ma takes off to immerse himself in the remotest parts of China His journey would last three years and take him through smog choked cities and mountain villages f.

Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust

Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust Stick Out Your Tongue Stories translated into English in 2006His

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  1. Troy Parfitt Troy Parfitt says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookIf you are looking for a well written account of a Chinese national travelling through his own country in a simultaneous attempt to disappear and discover himself Gao Xingjian's Soul Mountain is probably a better choice it is linear thoughtful and well Western in its approach Red Dust by contrast employs a workmanlike style of prose that at times can seem somewhat mechanical not to mention disjointed It's also a little too arty and attempts at profundity are prone to fizzle out But it is the story not the writing that makes this an interesting read I doubted whether I would like Ma Jian if I met him Despite his rebelliousness something I do sometimes admire he's a vagabond He doesn't like to wash and he is rather dishonest Moreover he's self obsessed But from his travels he goes just about everywhere you can go in China and does so over a span of


  2. Cecily Cecily says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookStory of an artist in 80s China fed up with the restraints of the Party and city who travels around China Although he describes his journey it all feels very disjointed Despite some maps you don't always have enough of an idea where he is and I have travelled to some of the same places And there are some significant


  3. Yigal Zur Yigal Zur says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookvery good portrait of China in the 90ths i traveled a lot in china since 1989 till now and this is on of the best i read Ma Jian have the rare ability to mix a love for land and its people while being critic with its leaders and system amazing writer even i found it tiring to read some other novels of him


  4. Benny Benny says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookAn outsider's voice a very lonely voice but be warned this is a book of meditation of soul searching both his own soul and the soul of his country not a classic travelogueI'm struck by the similarities here with the Noble Prize winning Soul Mountain both are a kind of meditative travelogue of Chinese artists who feel alienated in their own country and are searching for identity Whereas Soul Mountain seems to just tip over towards the fiction this book leans just a bit towards travel writing But it's tweedlee dee tweedlee dum and maybe these books just defy our classifications


  5. Meredith Meredith says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookA candid glimpse into post Cultural Revolution China Unfortunately the English translation could have used a better copy editor


  6. Hilary G Hilary G says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookI had the feeling I would like this book as soon as I got it not because of the cover which was nondescript but because


  7. John John says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookas you might expect themes and emotions run to peaks and valleys in this story but by the end the most unexpected thing that i took away from it was the insight of ever evolving episodes of and musings on friends longevity


  8. Stephen Douglas Rowland Stephen Douglas Rowland says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookAnother stunner from Ma Jian His writing always sucks me in it's hypnotic and intoxicating Whether or not everything in this incredible book actually happened the results are astonishing shocking moving beautiful Essential for anyone interested in China


  9. Mel Mel says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookI find I'm not a big fan of modern Chinese books translated into English I've enjoyed classical 19th and early 20th century Chinese stories translated into English I like modern Chinese authors who write in English or French But I've yet to find a modern chinese book that I really like I was quite dissapointed in this book It had been advertised as the Chinese On the Road two of my favourite things combined But unfortunately it wasn't The author Ma Jian was kinda the anti Kerouac Instead of going around and digging everything seeing the beauty in everyone and everything Ma seemed to h


  10. leighcia leighcia says:

    Red Dust A Path Through China PDF/EPUB ë Red Dust dust epub, path book, through book, china epub, Red Dust free, A Path kindle, Dust A Path kindle, Red Dust A Path Through China eBookIt seems fitting that I should be writing this review having just finished the book while riding a high speed train line from Xiamen to Shanghai a contrast to the time of Ma Jian's travel in the late 70s and early 80s I don't often find myself drawn to travelogue


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