Yiyun Li

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Yiyun Li (2015)

Yiyun Li (born November 4, 1972) is a Chinese-American writer.


  • I always feel that how people treat animals is not too far from how people treat each other, especially under stress or under certain circumstances…
  • I like to think a thought and then I like to follow it, like a little seed, for a long time and see where that growth leads me. Sometimes it leads me to an entirely different place from where it started and that gives me joy.
  • There is a beginning, a middle and an end. And I think for those of us who have crossed borders, the artificial beginning is interesting to me. There is a clear-cut — old life, that’s old country, and there’s new life, new country.…

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