UK publishers I.B.Tauris announce pioneering collaborative projects with major Chinese publishing group A unique publishing collaboration is being launched at the 2012 London Book Fair, between I.B.Tauris Publishers and the major Chinese publishing group, Changjiang Media. I.B.Tauris and Changjiang Media have together agreed to produce publications which illustrate and illuminate the social, economic and cultural […]
A Chinese delegation, as a guest of honor, will stage contributions of more than 300 events to the upcoming 2012 London Book Fair, commencing April 16 and now in its 41st year. The series of events are categorized as publishing house forums, book copyright promotions, author and scholar exchanges, cultural and art exhibitions, and cultural […]
New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson, who was in Taiwan to promote his books, said he has drawn ideas for his fantasy novels from Chinese culture and has collected ingredients for his stories during his travels. The culture and magic in his works such as the epic fantasy “The Way of Kings” were inspired […]
China’s flagship literature magazine has launched an English version to tap into overseas audiences and boost the global impact of contemporary Chinese literature. People’s Literature, the first literary magazine to be established in the People’s Republic of China after its founding, published last Friday a 160-page English issue featuring translations of 17 Chinese writers’ works. […]
Jorge Semprun has died in Paris on Tuesday, as reported by sources close to the family. He was 87.
句芒 “民国风流” 是一个作文题，毋庸讳言这点。彼时我刚到杭州，人生地不熟，春寒料峭，镇日关在小房间里，瑟缩着写小说玩，不，是写小说开头，写了上万字后丢开是常有的事，就是写长了也没指望过出版。
About the BookFor well over two hundred years we have lived in a western-made world, one where the very notion of being modern is inextricably bound up with being western. The twenty-first century will be different. The rise of China, India and the Asian tigers means that, for the first time, modernity will no longer […]