Yan Lianke

Yan Lianke

  • Leonardo Padura & Yan Lianke

    Cuba Meets China

    We attended a moving and playful literary summit between two great novelists from Cuba and China, who met for the first time on stage. Watch Yan Lianke and Leonardo Padura discuss their views and perception of each other’s socialist countries.

  • Yan Lianke

    Understand the Enemy

    “I think that my fate cannot be separated from literature.” Meet award-winning Yan Lianke – one of China’s greatest novelists – who here shares the story of his balancing act in relation to Chinese censorship and how he has risked his life in order to write.