Between Silences: A Voice from China PDF ☆ A Voice

Between Silences: A Voice from China PDF ☆ A Voice Kindle Õ Between Silences: eBook á Silences: A Voice eBook ✓ Mixing autobiography with invented other voices, this book is an extraordinary meditation on what it means to have lived the history of China in the second half of the twentieth century At its best, Ha Jin s language is as accessible, penetrating, and mysteri. Mixing autobiography with invented other voices, this book is an extraordinary meditation on what it means to have lived the history of China in the second half of the twentieth century At its best, Ha Jin s language is as accessible, penetrating, and mysterious as Pound s Cathay This is a profound book, an event Frank Bidart In these poems Ha Jin gives voice to the millions whose lives were altered and whose tongues were silenced by the Cultural Revolution If Ha Jin speaks in tongues in these poems, we feel him behind those voices the hidden director behind the scenes never as a presence filled with stridency and self congratulation he brings a great empathy and compassion to his depiction of the fallible men and women whose acts and attitudes together make up history Roger Gilbert, Hungry Mind Review