I don't know if you've heard this joke-like story. It is likely that some decently dressed city employee walked past a small stall, bought pancakes, and returned to rented house for dinner. house where pancakes were bought. While I can't remember specifics, I've always been deeply impressed by this sketch. It's just a joke or there's no way to verify it, but through "Levitation" we seem to be able to better understand this easily overlooked band. On a level, this can be defined as migrant workers, new generation migrant workers, migrant workers, migrant population, new workers and new citizens, but in real life they are a real area in the city. , hanging bottom layer.
Levitation was written by Yan Fei, a sociologist at Tsinghua University, based on research and interviews, and a deep understanding of research institute. migrant workers through 8 real cases around them, from a sociological perspective For analysis and reflection, from housekeepers to decorators, from vegetable vendors in a vegetable market to security guards in community, from house rental agents to labor market agents, they are all groups that can be seen everywhere in city but are difficult to attract attention, they are also an integral part of city. When so-called office workers, guest workers and 996 victims shared their work and life online, spoke their minds and vomited bitterness and chicken soup in city, their voices were also blocked, they appear invisible in real life and online. But after watching "Levitation" and observing their real world and conversations, you will find that they are same as most other people, ordinary people who silently endure life, are suspended in city, it is difficult to take root, they do not want to return to bottom of countryside. .
Non-fiction and sociology give people a brutal sense of reality. The author should try to describe without emotion and not do evaluative analysis, but what readers are faced with is still a flesh and blood story that has both sorrow and joy when I saw that Jun Jun, who entered university and out of school, but determined to come to Beijing to inherit his father's door and window business, loved to read Camus's "The Stranger" (i.e., "The Stranger"); there is a huge psychological gap between mother and daughter, who are forced to leave their children in their hometown; at sight of housekeeper Xiaoping, who is still unwilling to part with her husband, who is almost in a vegetative state, a state in her hometown, too many stories are enough to become a variety of things in world Personal heartache. Suspended society is rootlessness, separation, hardening, in fact, many people are in same position, but outwardly it looks brighter.
In "Levitation" he is referred to as a scientist: "There is no need to enter field with attitude of using light to save dark night. On contrary, dark night itself emphasizes existence of life and light." hero? Who said that standing in light is not bottom? #Headline Contest#