Big Breasts and Wide Hips

(Author) (Translator)
Backorder (temporarily out of stock)

Product Details

Price
$17.95
Publisher
Arcade Publishing
Publish Date
Pages
532
Dimensions
6.22 X 1.17 X 9.01 inches | 1.42 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781611453430
BISAC Categories:

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Howard Goldblatt is a literary translator of numerous works of contemporary Chinese fiction from mainland China and Taiwan, including Nobel Prize-winner Mo Yan, five of whose works are published by Arcade (The Garlic Ballads; The Republic of Wine; Big Breasts and Wide Hips; Life and Death Are Wearing Me Out; Shifu, You'll Do Anything for a Laugh). He has also translated works by Liu Zhenyun (I Did Not Kill My Husband; The Cook, the Crook, and the Real Estate Tycoon; Remembering 1942, which are published by Arcade), Huang Chunming (The Taste of Apples), and Chen Ruoxi (The Execution of Mayor Yin). He taught modern Chinese literature and culture for more than a quarter of a century. He lives in Lafayette, Colorado.

Reviews

[A] sprawling energetic novel.--Donald Morrison
A groaning table of brutal incident, magic realism, woman-worship, nature description, and far-flung metaphor. . . . Impressive and ardent. --John Updike
[A] sprawling energetic novel. --Donald Morrison