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Ha Jin

Autor(a) de Waiting

31+ Works 9,590 Membros 234 Críticas 30 Favorited

About the Author

Ha Jin left his native China in 1985 and is now a professor of English at Emory University. He is author of, among other works, two short-story collections: Ocean of Words, which won the PEN/Hemingway Award, and Under the Red Flag, which won the Flannery O'Connor Award for short fiction. His novel mostrar mais Waiting won the National Book Award for fiction in 1999. He lives in Atlanta. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras por Ha Jin

Waiting (1999) 4,059 exemplares
War Trash (2005) 1,161 exemplares
The Crazed (2002) 813 exemplares
The Bridegroom: Stories (2000) 722 exemplares
A Free Life (2007) 700 exemplares
In the Pond (1998) 447 exemplares
A Good Fall: Stories (2009) 344 exemplares
Nanjing Requiem (2011) 284 exemplares
A Map of Betrayal (2014) 249 exemplares
Ocean of Words: Army Stories (1996) 178 exemplares
Under the Red Flag: Stories (1997) 154 exemplares
The Boat Rocker (2016) 128 exemplares
The Boat Rocker (2021) 70 exemplares
The Writer as Migrant (2008) 57 exemplares
Between Silences (1990) 27 exemplares
Wreckage (2001) 25 exemplares
Facing Shadows (1996) 17 exemplares
A Distant Center (2018) 14 exemplares
Alive (A Vintage Short) (2014) 6 exemplares
The First Emperor: An Opera in Two Acts (2009) — Librettist; Libretto — 2 exemplares
La mare (French Edition) (2004) 1 exemplar
Yang, el boig (2005) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Best American Short Stories 2001 (2001) — Contribuidor — 544 exemplares
State by State: A Panoramic Portrait of America (2008) — Contribuidor — 517 exemplares
The Best American Short Stories 1999 (1999) — Contribuidor — 450 exemplares
The Best American Short Stories 2000 (2000) — Contribuidor — 393 exemplares
The Best American Short Stories 1997 (1997) — Contribuidor — 353 exemplares
Hint Fiction: An Anthology of Stories in 25 Words or Fewer (2010) — Contribuidor — 132 exemplares
It Occurs to Me That I Am America: New Stories and Art (2018) — Contribuidor — 72 exemplares
Novel Voices (2003) — Contribuidor — 55 exemplares
Into the Widening World: International Coming-of-Age Stories (1995) — Contribuidor — 28 exemplares

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Jin tells the story of an extraordinary personality from a culture that is to me quite unfamiliar, managing to make that culture accessible enough to appreciate that personality in context without being dry. He recreates Li Bai from skeletal and conflicting annals, his sympathetic novelistic imagination, and Li Bai’s poetry. A remarkable feat and a deeply enjoyable account of a flawed fantastic fascinating person, his poetry, and his world.
 
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nillacat | 1 outra crítica | Apr 13, 2024 |
 
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BooksInMirror | 24 outras críticas | Feb 19, 2024 |
Twelve stories with themes like immigrants in transition, culture clashes, vanity, identity, and family traditions. Ha Jin's characters are so well drawn they keep speaking to me after I have closed the book. I could see A Good Fall as a movie with interconnecting stories of Chinese immigrants living in Flushing, New York. Maybe they are all living in the same apartment and pass each other on the stairs? Each suffering their secrets in silence?
I do not think it is a spoiler to say that A Good Fall surprisingly ends on a hopeful note.… (mais)
 
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SeriousGrace | 13 outras críticas | Feb 15, 2024 |
《光天化日:鄉村的故事》
 
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arthurjc | 4 outras críticas | Jan 3, 2024 |

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Obras
31
Also by
11
Membros
9,590
Popularidade
#2,504
Avaliação
½ 3.6
Críticas
234
ISBN
224
Línguas
16
Marcado como favorito
30

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