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Chinese author revises postponed ‘anti-black racist’ novel, now set to release in November — Resonate

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— by Joanna Tran: Chinese author Wen Zhao will release her novel that was postponed for “racism” concerns

The New York Times reports that Chinese author Wen Zhao will release her novel that was originally postponed for “racism” concerns.

Originally set for a June release, Blood Heir came under fire for its “anti-black” racism.

Set in the fictional Cyrilian Empire, the young adult book includes themes of human slavery, supposedly presenting a world in which “oppression is blind to skin colour.” …

Image courtesy of Delacorte Press

April 30, 2019

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