Special feature! This e-book edition contains "The Case for Literature," the complete text of Gao Xingjian's 2000 Nobel Lecture.
In 1983 Chinese playwright, critic, fiction writer, and painter Gao Xingjian was diagnosed with lung cancer and faced imminent death.
Gao's wanderer....has found survival ... in words. And ultimately, it is the miracle of those words that wins Nobels.