This shop features - leave your story, talk about our common magic of the soul. Guest writer, Lu Xun Literature Prize winner and "story wizard" Li Hao writes in the shop, using the labyrinth-like narrative magic of postmodern novels to reveal the true secrets that persist in the throat. Recommended by Li Jingze, Meng Fanhua and Fu Xiaoping, meaning of existence - Labyrinth narration - three-dimensional interpretation of imagination.
"Story Cafe" is a new collection of short stories by Li Hao, a pioneer writer and winner of Lu Xun Literature Prize, including "The Shadow Palace" and "The Secret History of My Village". Walk through 12 time and space scenes, such as the secret shadow office of Emperor Wanli of the Ming Dynasty, Laoshan Taoist Temple and imperial examination room of the Qing Dynasty, underground party activity village during the Liberation War, existentialist cafe in France in the 20th century, Borges family and library in Argentina, and Story Cafe on the Snow Mountain Road in Lijiang, telling the real experience of absurd history and exploring the daily development of the modern spirit. Everyone can see themselves and read their own stories.
About the author
Li Hao, writer, professor of Hebei Normal University, Vice chairman of Hebei Writers Association. With the labyrinth-like narrative magic of post-modern novels, and the narrative fascination with complexity, subversion, reciprocation or disassembly, it shows the possibility of writing beyond the frame limit, and is called "story wizard".
He has published novels such as "Dream Sealed in Stone", "General's Army", "Magician of Transformation", novels such as "Return to the Hotel", "Father in the Mirror", "Legend of the Zao King", and reviews such as "Stars above My Head" and "Craftsmen's Workshop" series, and has won the fourth Lu Xun Literature Prize, the 11th Zhuang Chongwen Literature Prize, the third Pu Songling Literature Prize, the first Sun Li Literature Prize. His works have been translated into English, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Italian and Korean.
Writing is the business of "magicians". Like Kafka and Muzil, I will not leave any history to the world, but the words I write are sincere, and it expresses my true cognition and true feelings in a veiled way. -- Li Hao