Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie (Book Analysis)

Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide

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  • 9782806275325
  • 9782806270566

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie, a moving account of how two young Chinese men discover love and Western literature after the Communist regime sends them to a remote mountain village to be reeducated. As well as offering piercing social commentary on the realities of state oppression, this is a coming-of-age novel with a timeless, heartfelt message about love, friendship and the power of literature. Dai Sijie is an award-winning writer and filmmaker of Chinese birth, who has lived and worked in France since 1984.

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  • Primento Digital; February 2016
  • ISBN: 9782806270566
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  • Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie (Book Analysis)
  • Series: BrightSummaries.com
  • Author: Bright Summaries
  • Imprint: BrightSummaries.com
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9782806275325
  • 9782806270566