Loose: A Wild History

Wakefield Press
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Loose' takes place around the turn of this century, partly in Australia and partly in China and its provinces, where Ouyang Yu's brother Ouyang Ming, a famed Falun Gong practitioner who was tortured to death, enters the story. The novel combines fiction with non-fiction, poetry with literary criticism, diary with life writing, with multiple stories weaving in between, told from different points of view by different characters. The story evolves during the heady days of the end of the millennium when the new sexual revolution Chinese-style erupted, when political repression went side by side with burgeoning artistic freedom, and poetic experimentation took a sharp postmodernist turn as poets swung away from Western resources to a rich past and richer present.
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Publisher
Wakefield Press
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Published on
Sep 27, 2012
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Pages
416
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ISBN
9781743050156
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Language
English
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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