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Yan Lianke's The explosion Chronicles

Excerpt: Yan Lianke’s The Explosion Chronicles

Yan Lianke is the author of numerous short-story collections and novels, including The Four Books, Lenin’s Kisses, Serve the People!,and Dream of Ding Village, which was shortlisted for the Man Asian Literary Prize and the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize and adapted into a film. He