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ive novels have won this year’s Mao Dun Literature Prize, one of th
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The five novels, respectively written by Liang Xiaosheng, Xu Huaizhong, Xu Zechen, Chen
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The winners were chosen from 234 candidates after six rounds of reviews and votes.
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Focusing on China’s transformation and achievements over the past 70
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nnium Monument from Aug 23-25, will draw at least 30,000 people.
Documentaries to be released include?If National Treasures Could Talk,?China Reinvents
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Zhang Su, deputy head of the Beijing Municipal Radio and Television Bureau, says organizers have received 157 documen
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He said that the winners will be released on streaming sites such as Tencent Video, Youku and iQiyi.
Chinese Plants that Have influenced the World, a documentary highli
ghting 28 exported plants, will be the first film released on Aug 23.