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Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for short fiction, Under the Red Flag features twelve stories which take place during China's Cultural Revolution--stories which display the earnestness and grandeur of human folly and, in a larger sense, form a moral history of a time and a place.

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About the Author

Ha Jin was born in Liaoning, China and served six years in the People's Liberation Army before emigrating to the United States in 1985. He currently teaches at Emory University in Atlanta.

Table of Contents

In broad daylight — Man to be — Sovereignty — Winds and clouds over a funeral — The richest man — New arrival — Emperor — Fortune — Taking a husband — Again, the spring breeze blew — Resurrection — A decade.

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Edelgadocruz, September 17, 2006 (view all comments by Edelgadocruz)
I read the story "Resurrection" It is a story that enlights us about how far a man would go to earn his dignity back and be reborn again.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781581950069
Author:
Jin, Ha
Publisher:
Steerforth Press
Location:
Cambridge, Mass.
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
City and town life
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
China
Subject:
City and town life -- Fiction.
Subject:
China Social life and customs Fiction.
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
short stories;fiction;china
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st pbk. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
84
Publication Date:
19980631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.21x5.41x.71 in. .55 lbs.

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