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Jianan Qian | First Sentence

Jianan Qian

‘For every witness, history unfolded at some other time, and in some other place.’ Jianan Qian on the first sentence of her story, ‘To the Dogs’.

Jianan Qian

Jianan Qian writes in both Chinese and English. In her native Chinese, she has published four books. In English, she is a staff writer for The Millions; her works have appeared in the New York Times, Guernica, the Bare Life Review and elsewhere.

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