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book ✓ Under the Red Flag Ì Ha Jin Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for short fiction Under the Red Flag features twelve st Finally a book I really didn't like of Ha Jin's and stopped my obsession

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kindle ¼ Under the Red Flag × Paperback read Ü [Download] ✤ Under the Red Flag By Ha Jin – Helpyouantib.co.uk Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for short fiction Under the Red Flag features twelve stories which take place during China's Cultural Revolution stories which display the earnestness and grandeu Wi Ss and grandeur of human folly and in a larger sense form a moral history of a time and a pla Each story on its own is well written and powerful All of the stories express the conflicts of villagers living in communist China Most of the stories are gruesome and violent and involve bad fortune or outside forces imposing on individual lives While these common threads make Under the Red Flag a logical collection when read all at once they sometimes feel a bit formulaic The reader is not surprised when things don't end well for the characters My thought just now is that it becomes a bit oppressive to read all of these at once and oppression is exactly what these stories are meant to convey Even so I gave it three stars because I think some stories were stronger than others in conveying this point and I would have rather read them outside of a collection

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Under the Red FlagOries which take place during China's Cultural Revolution stories which display the earnestne The writing style is a little flat but the stories in this collection are interesting There's a lot of sex and violence often together so most of the stories are not teachable