Mo Yan's New Book Debuts at Book Fair in Haikou
   2013-04-19 20:58:42    Xinhua      Web Editor: Fu Yu

Nobel Literature Prize laureate Mo Yan introduces his new book "Grand Ceremony" at the 23rd National Book Fair in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan Province, April 19, 2013. The book "Grand Ceremony," the first work of Mo Yan after he won the Nobel Prize, records his experiences during his trip to the Nobel Prize awarding ceremony. Mo Yan won the 2012 Nobel Prize for Literature. [Photo: Xinhua]

Nobel laureate Mo Yan's new book "Grand Ceremony," written about his trip to Sweden to receive the award, made its debut on Friday at the opening of a national book fair.

The book is his first to be published after he was awarded the 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature in December last year.

Mo said at a publishing ceremony held in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan Province, that he compiled the book to give readers a first-hand glimpse into his experience.

"The new book also shows my great eagerness to return to my desk to write my next book," Mo said.

Mo Yan, a pseudonym for Guan Moye, was born in 1955 and grew up in Gaomi in east China's Shandong Province. He is the first Chinese national to win the Nobel literature award.

1  2  3  4  
More Photos

Confused Driver Causes Eight-Car Collision

Made-in-China Wigs Popular in the US

Straight-A Zhongshan University Student Becomes Internet Sensation

Renmin Uni. Recruits Admissions Supervisors

People Take Part in Annual Earth Day Parade in Vancouver

Falsely Convicted "Murderer" Gets Back to Work

China's Fattest Man Dies of Heart Failure

Mixed Public Reaction from Chengguan Wearing Google Glasses

Flash Mob Surprises Moviegoers

Blue Beach Found in NE China's Dalian

Shanxi University's Environmental Fashion Show

Fire Breaks out in NE China Apartment Building

"Snake-charmer" Kate and William at Ayers Rock in Australia

Dazzling Colours Created by Algae and Salt at "Rotten Sea"

Childhood Photos of North Korean Leader Released

Obama Attends White House Easter Egg Roll Event in Washington D.C.

Flea Market in Suburb of Paris

Prince George Has a Blast at Aussie Zoo

Darius: the World's Largest Rabbit

Fire Rages in Caloocan City, Philippines

Meteor Blazes through Russian Sky

Prince William and Duchess Catherine Inspect Super Hornets at Amberley

78-year-old Grandma Gleefully Rides Roller Coaster for First Time

Navy Divers to Seek Entrance into Sunken S.Korean Ferry

• The Nyingchi Peach Flower Festival

• Guozijian, an Old Street Packed with Memories

• Tulip 'Cathay' Makes Debut in Beijing

• Shooting scenes of "A bite of China II"

• 100 Doraemon Secret Gadgets Expo: For Fans Only

• Spiderman Flash Mob Surprises Moviegoers

• Thousand Years of Peace and Beauty in Small Town

• Flying over the Sichuan-Tibet Plateau

• Beauties Dazzle Beijing Auto Show

• Bloom and Bust: Jingshan Park's Peony Festival
Share

                  


CRIENGLISH.com claims the copyright of all material and information produced originally by our staff. All rights reserved. Reproduction of text for non-commercial purposes only is permitted provided that both the source and author are acknowledged and a notifying email is sent to us.

CRIENGLISH.com holds neither liability nor responsibility for materials attributed to any other source. Such information is provided as reportage and dissemination of information but does not necessarily reflect the opinion of or endorsement by CRI.

• China
China News
Chinese Press
Diplomatic
Society
Gallery
• World
Asia-Pacific
Europe
Americas
Middle East
Africa
• Video
Traveller
Culture Heritage
Beyond Stardom
Dynamic China

Life 360
Panoramic Sports
• Radio
Highlights
Livecast
Ways to Listen
• Business
Audio
Markets
Editor's Choice
Biz Photo
Special Coverage
• Travel
Destinations
Editor's Pick
What's in
On the Road
• Showbiz
Chinese Films
Music & Stage
Art & Literature
Video
Photo Gallery
Special Coverage
• Language Learning
Ask Pingping and Jules
Chinese Studio
Elementary Chinese
Pop Charts
English News
English Snippets