Half of Man Is Woman

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1988 - Fiction - 252 pages
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This is a semi-autobiographical novel about an intellectual sent to a work camp. At the time it was released in China, the book was considered shocking, since it raised sexual issues (impotence ... Read full review

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Poet Zhang Yonglin is sentenced to a labor camp he ironically describes as a haven amidst the hysteria of the Chinese Cultural Revolution. After he marries a woman he had seen eight years earlier, the ... Read full review


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