Yiyun Li is a writer who was born in Beijing, and cites William Trevor as her foremost influence. I just interviewed her for Identity Theory. She currently lives in Oakland.The Vagrants shows a fictional provincial Chinese community enduring interesting times — the uncertain interlude after the death of Mao and before Deng consolidated his power. […]
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I enjoyed Yiyun Li‘s The Vagrants, and am now tackling Benjamin Rosenbaum’s The Ant King & Other Stories.