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Enjoyed the cast of characters and the twists and turns. Slow start, but loved the ending.Published 4 months ago by Darlene Sherman
Freudenberger beautifully develops the themes of collectivity versus individuality, and authenticity versus artifice through the odyssey of her protagonist, a Chinese artist, from... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Virginia
Interestign tale about a period on CHinese art world that we know little about. Took a while for me to figure our the end and I enjoyed that.Published 8 months ago by James S.
This story, narrated from several viewpoints, spins a story of art and deception. The story is easy to follow, yet the theme twists and turns into unexpected avenues.Published 9 months ago by sharon bunker
This book took me a long time to read. It wasn't especially long or filled with difficult prose but I kept putting it down and then picking it back up. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Debrashemesh
Freudenberger's stories fascinate me and although set for the most part in the country I know, they reveal aspects of a foreign culture. Read morePublished 21 months ago by NPark
Wonderful characterization and interesting setting, situation and plot.It is based on a Chinese artist who comes to the United States for an exhibition of is works.Published on July 11, 2013 by Margaret McCleskey
Interesting read- good for discussion group topic on the meaning of art and cultural differences- also identity issues- bought based on later bookPublished on December 12, 2012 by Love to Receive Packages
Got this as a review copy and could barely make it through. Even more static than her short stories.Published on September 22, 2010 by A. St. James