“Three Brothers”, the repentance of the Chinese novelist Yan Lianke.

Yan Lianke is an important writer who would be a very presentable Nobel Prize. A writer who knows how to renew himself and to whom I have already devoted with pleasure ten articles. “Three Brothers”, published last year (1), is translated by Carlos Rojas, a professor at Duke; his seventh translation.

This book, “My Father’s Generation,” has been a great success in China, where 300,000 copies have been sold since 2009. A shorter text, 60 … Lire la suite