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A Memoir

Bei Dao

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ISBN: 978 1 784104 62 7
Categories: 20th Century, 21st Century, Black and Asian, Memoirs, Translation
Imprint: Carcanet Poetry
Published: April 2017
216 x 138 mm
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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  • Bei Dao (the pseudonym means ‘north island’) was born in Beijing in 1949. Educated into the beliefs of Communist China, his subsequent disaffection found its voice in poetry, for which he has been nominated for the Nobel Prize on several occasions. Since 1989 he has lived first in Europe, then in ... read more
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