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China’s fiction authors, facing stricter bans and Xi Jinping’s emphasis on ‘positive energy’ in art, recount old boundaries and seek ways to navigate the new

O
ne of several accomplished fiction authors said it was pessimistic to expect the most recent phase of tighter censorship to last as long as a decade, and another said she is experimenting with genre amid the restrictions.
10 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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