China and the Nobel Prize II

October 25, 2013   •   By Qiu Xiaolong, Megan Shank, Jiayang Fan

LARB's Asia editors Megan Shank and Jeffrey Wasserstrom asked a number of prominent writers and critics to discuss their choices for the Nobel Prize in Literature. We published four [here], and today, four more.


yiyun li 

So Many Mysteries:

Jiayang Fan on

Yiyun Li

as a World Class Writer







Yu Hua

interviewed by

Megan Shank








A Cart of Charcoal in the Snow:

Qiu Xiaolong on the

Poetry of Wang Xiaolong