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Yan Lianke Wins Franz Kafka Prize

Posted at 8:51AM Tuesday 27 May 2014

This year's winner of the Franz Kafka Prize has been now been announced as . . . Jen Lien-kche.

Jen Lien-kche?

I know this site has a really well-read and knowledgeable audience but kudos to anyone (outside the Czech Republic and Slovakia) that recognized the author as Yan Lianke.

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