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"Arrival is a tree that is still to come"

Thanks to Chinese characters, we are inundated with such preposterous profundities. In the day before yesterday's UK Observer, there is an article by Claire Armitstead titled "Madeleine Thien: ‘In China, you learn a lot from what people don’t tell you’:  The Man Booker-shortlisted writer on a solitary childhood in Canada and daring to question the […]
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