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Yu Hua

Chinese writer

1960   -  

country of citizenship: People's Republic of China
educated at: International Writing Program
occupation: writer, screenwriter
award received: James Joyce Awards

Yu Hua (simplified Chinese: 余华; traditional Chinese: 余華; pinyin: Yú Huá) is a Chinese author, born April 3, 1960 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. Shortly after his debut as a fiction writer in 1983, Yu Hua was regarded as a promising avant-garde or post-New Wave writer. Many critics also regard him as a champion for Chinese meta-fictional or postmodernist writing. When his writing style changed towards a more “psychologized” narrative in the 1990s and experimented with more chaotic themes like in Brothers, Yu Hua received strong criticism from critics and readers.Yu Hua has written five novels, six collections of stories, and three collections of essays. His novels have been translated into English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Persian, Italian, Dutch, Polish, Romanian, Swedish, Hungarian, Serbian, Turkish, Hebrew, Korean, Czech and Malayalam.
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works

3

To Live

book

author: Yu Hua

1993

Brothers

2005 novel by Yu Hua

author: Yu Hua

2005

Chronicle of a Blood Merchant

1995 novel by Chinese writer Yu Hua

author: Yu Hua

1995

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