Reading a collection of Yu Hua's essays is much calmer and more joyful than reading his works. Yu Hua portrays a world full of suffering and struggle well, but he himself is so humorous and full of witty words. “I Only Know What a Person Is” is a collection of diverse essays edited by Yu Hua himself, continuing his usual style of interviews, speeches and exchanges: bright and fluid, wise and sincere, as well as full of depth and power.
The title of book, "I Only Know What a Human Is," is taken from first essay, "I Only Know What a Human Is," which is actually a relatively heavy subject. However, in end, Yu Hua skillfully directed content in a relaxed place, showing splendor of human nature. No matter what subject, Yu Hua's essays always have an affinity that won't make people feel downtrodden or downtrodden. Preach.
As a successful writer who can travel abroad, Yu Hua often travels abroad to participate in various literary forums and events, and also meets many famous writers and editors. world . Yu Hua's writings have been very successful in some countries, but in some places only one or two books have been published, and no one cares about them. , I also talked a lot about history of development and commonality of literature. The flowering of literature in a country is often accompanied by a revival of national feelings, and whether a literary translation can accurately convey spirit of original work is also an important factor.
Many of classical literature does not need further introduction, they are essence chosen by time, and contemporary works at home and abroad also deserve more attention, Yu Hua also mentioned some thoughts in this regard. for readers, they should read great works for a long time to improve their personal taste and self-cultivation, “A good reader should read with an empty mind, and a good author should read with an empty mind. Write from heart: "A pure heart means coming and going without worries, without prejudice and subjectivity, but free to feel the breadth of literature."A good writer is, first of all, a good reader, because reading good works can develop a good literary interest." Yu Hua's attitudes towards reading and writing are easy to understand, as well as eating and sleeping, they are naturally integrated into daily essays and conversations.
Yu Hua's collection of essays is actually comprehensive, rich and colorful, and he speaks fluently. It may be more about life experience and creative experience. Perhaps this is also area in which writer is best. The works are drawn from life of author and deeply influenced readers. The biography and collection of essays also have this great power. #我在岛岛书#