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A Mo Yan Theme Park: China Has Plans For Nobel Laureate's Hometown
"One week after Mo Yan became the first Chinese author to win the Nobel prize, proud local officials rushed out a £70 million plan to transform his sleepy village into a 'Mo Yan Culture Experience Zone'." An official told Mo's father, "Your son is no longer your son, and the house is no longer your house. It does not really matter if you agree or not." The Telegraph (UK) 10/18/12
Posted October 26, 2012 12:31 AM

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