Gao Xingjian (Cheenese: 高行健; Mandarin: [Gāo Xíngjiàn]; born Januar 4, 1940) is a Cheenese[2] émigré novelist, playwricht, an creetic wha in 2000 wis awairdit the Nobel Prize for Leeteratur “for an oeuvre o universal validity, bitter insichts an lingueestic ingenuity.”[1]

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Born (1940-01-04) 4 Januar 1940 (age 80)
Ganzhou, Jiangxi, Cheenae
Thriftnovelist, playwricht, creetic, translator, screenwriter, director, penter
LeidCheenese[1]
CeetizenshipCheenae (1940–1998)
Fraunce (syne 1998)
Alma materBeijing Foreign Studies Varsity
Notable awairdsNobel Prize in Leeteratur
2000
Gao Xingjian
Cheenese高行健

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "The Nobel Prize in Literature 2000". Nobelprize. 7 October 2010. Retrieved 7 October 2010.
  2. "The Nobel Prize for Literature 2000". Nobelprize.org. The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2000 goes to the Chinese writer Gao Xingjian "for an œuvre of universal validity, bitter insights and linguistic ingenuity, which has opened new paths for the Chinese novel and drama".