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Liao Yiwu Flees China

The New York Times reported on July 9th that Chinese writer and government critic Liao Yiwu, author of The Corpse Walker, had arrived in Berlin after fleeing China. In a telephone interview, Mr. Liao said that "the police had visited him often in recent months to deliver veiled threats that if he published any more works abroad, he would be jailed" and earlier this year he was twice prevented from leaving China to attend literary festivals in Germany and Australia. Read the full New York Times article here.

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