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239. WANG YI

Panname                Wang Shuya

Sex                              Male

Birth date                1973-06-01

Birth place              Santai County, Sichuan Province Continue reading

China Holds Writer, Publisher Over Dissent, ‘Forbidden Books’

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Sichuan author Tie Liu in an undated photo. File photo

Authorities in China’s southwestern provinces of Sichuan and Guangxi have detained a writer and a publisher who published politically ‘sensitive’ material, as the ruling Chinese Communist Party continues its campaign against any form of political dissent. Continue reading

Prominent Chinese Writer Taken by Police ‘for Tea’

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Huang Zerong, better known by his pen name Tie Liu, is seen in a photo from social media.

A prominent Chinese writer living under police surveillance in China’s southwestern city of Chengdu has been missing for nearly a week, according to friends and relatives. Continue reading