BOOKS

The Revenge Rocks | Fiction

Yang Ping's sci-fi story explores the darker side of humanity's space ambitions

BOOKS

Burst Your Bubble With Taiwan's Queer Sci-Fi Classic

A review of the new English translation of the Chi Ta-Wei's "The Membranes," an eerily relevant imagining of the future

ARTS

The Night is for Lovers | Fiction

Three translated short stories from Yuan Zi, a pioneer of "Beijing drifter scar literature"

BOOKS

Songs from the Past | Book Review

Jia Pingwa’s latest translated novel tells an alternative history of China through the music of mourning

FICTION

Starside Economy

A street stall seller finds himself at the center of an interplanetary business deal in Wang Nuonuo’s sci-fi short story

BOOKS

The Beasts Within

Yan Ge’s zoological thriller blurs the boundary between savagery and civilization

FICTION

Fiction: The Empty Room

The distance in an intimate relationship—a short story from our issue “High Steaks”

FICTION

Fiction: The Trial

A novelist discovers the power of words over life and death—from our issue “Contagion”

FICTION

Fiction: Convince Me

Short story from our issue, Grape Expectations

FICTION

Fiction: The Eighth Prince

A moving and deceptively simple tale of the countryside—from our “Alpine Ambition” issue

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