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The border town and other stories

Shen, Congwen

The border town and other stories

by Shen, Congwen

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Published by Panda Books in Beijing, China .
Written in English

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  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Chinese title in colophon: Pien chʻeng chi chʻi tʻa.

    Other titlesPien chʻeng chi chʻi tʻa.
    StatementShen Congwen ; translated by Gladys Yang
    SeriesPanda books, Panda books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL2801.N18 A29 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26899642M
    OCLC/WorldCa8214317

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    Borders Group, Inc. (former NYSE ticker symbol BGP) was an international book and music retailer based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In its final year, the company employed ab people throughout the U.S., primarily in its Borders and Waldenbooks stores. At the beginning of , the company operated Borders superstores in the US. The Headquarters: Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.   Bordertown itself is a great place. And I liked the way the time gap between anthologies was explained. If you haven't read the other books in the series, beg, borrow or steal them. I am also looking forward to even more stories (and maybe novels) set in Bordertown. A lot of the stories were loose-ended, leaving room for sequels/5(37).


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He was known for combining the vernacular style with classical Chinese writing /5(3). The Border Town and Other Stories Paperback – January 1, by Shen Congwen (Author), Gladys Yang (Translator)Author: Shen Congwen.

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The descriptive writing is really top-rate, from the bright bamboo thickets filled with insects whose cries come as thick as rain, to the town's humble butcher's shop, docks, and costumes/5. Some of his works translated into English are The Chinese Earth, The Border Town, and Other Stories, Imperfect Paradise, and Recollections of West Hunan.

Book Summary: Border Town depicts the story of Cuicui, a young country girl who aspires to find true love. The border town and other stories. Beijing, China: Panda Books. MLA Citation.

Shen, Congwen. The border town and other stories / Shen Congwen ; translated by Gladys Yang Panda Books Beijing, China Australian/Harvard Citation. Shen, Congwen.The border town and other stories / Shen Congwen ; translated by Gladys Yang Panda Books.

In the last several years, though, the common culture of the two towns has been eroded, largely due to the increased emphasis on securing the U.S. border in the years following 9/ Gone are the Author: Sarah Yahm. The book entitled Border Town Crossing the Line by Malin Alegria is about Fabiolas sister Alexis just entered high school.

While Fabiola AKA Fabi wants to guide and help her sister through high school Alexis makes her own friends and becomes popular. Also throughout the story Fabi deals with family problems. I recommend this book if you like drama.4/5.

The new Bordertown hardcover hits shelves this month, with stories and poems by returning B-town residents Charles de Lint, Ellen Kushner, Terri Windling, Steven Brust, Emma Bull, and Will Shetterly, as well as newcomers to its streets Neil Gaiman, Jane Yolen, Nalo Hopkinson, Holly Black, Cat Valente, Amal El-Mohtar, and many others/5(48).

Borderland is the very first installation in the series of the same namea corpus of shared-world short stories and novels which collectively serves as a foundational text for the urban fantasy genre. Written in the s, the books meld punk sensibilities and /5.

review 1: Shen Congwen is one of pioneers of modern Chinese literature, and with Border Town - one of his most famous books, it is easy to see why. Falling under the "native soil" genre of writings, Shen describes in detail the daily lives of the villagers in a semi-fictional town in the author's home province of Hunan.

The complete review's Review. Border Town is set in "a little mountain town called Chadong", and centers on a "solitary family: an old man, a girl, and a yellow dog" that live on its outskirts.

The man is in charge of a small local ferry, and the girl is his orphaned granddaughter, Cuicui. Chadong is a placid and rather idyllic place. About the Author.

A native of Omaha and a graduate of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Stew Magnuson is a Washington, D.C.–based journalist and former foreign correspondent who has filed stories from Mali, Japan, Cambodia, Burma, Laos, Thailand, and by: 1. As befits borders, much of the book is about loyalties, nowhere more apparent than when the recruiting officer comes to town, looking for Welsh boys to send to a different kind of frontier, in the.

The Border Town (Chinese name: 边城) is a Chinese movie adapted from the novel of the same name written by Shen Congwen with Dai Na, Feng Hanyuan playing the leading role.

It tells a story about a border town which has little connection with outside world in the early Republic of China. This movie has received an Honor Award in the 9th Canada Montreal international film Directed by: Ling Zifeng.Important: Our sites use cookies.

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