So, you want to learn more about the history, politics, and culture of China and you’re looking to read some books about China in order to do that.
Tag : Women In Translation
Eight or nine years ago – I think it was summer 2012 – I found myself browsing the shelves at a bookstore in Tehran. Outposts of the local
In February 2021, I was commissioned by the Poets for the Planet ‘Earthsong’ project – science-inspired poetry against climate change – to
When the Dorohedoro anime hit Netflix, it turned a lot of heads. But for fans of the anime and newcomers alike, Q Hayashida’s Dorohedoro manga,
Now is a great time to dig into some spooky reads, from classic horror novels to modern thrillers, paranormal stories to twisted murder
Slice of life manga come in many shapes and sizes. Some focus on romance, others comedy. Some take simple situations and twist them into bizarre
Books about witches take many different forms. Some are horror novels; others are historical accounts. Some are charming children’s stories; others
The To Your Eternity manga is translated from the Japanese by Steven LeCroy Yoshitoki Oima is a modern legend of the manga world; a young female
Dark academia is more popular than ever before — a blend of literary fiction and genre fiction, gothic and grounded. Dark academia books come in
French literature is widely regarded as some of the best ever written. Classic French authors like Proust, Camus, Victor Hugo, and Simone de Beauvoir
About once every week, Seungshin and Ho-yeon had lunch together. Ho-yeon was a frail-looking man. Seungshin didn’t have children, but Ho-yeon, on
Africa is obviously a large and diverse continent. Unfortunately there is not (as yet) an equally large amount of English translated African books.
Strange Beasts of China Yan Ge, translated by Jeremy Tiang In the fictional Chinese city of Yong’an, an amateur cryptozoologist is commissioned to
Women writers are at the forefront of historical fiction today. The best contemporary historical novels are being written by incredible women
Queerness comes in all shapes and sizes, and encapsulates a spectrum of human experiences. To celebrate all the facets of queerness, here are some of