Aierzhen Scholar of 1989 Beijing Tiananmen
By CAO Xuyun
A Scholar from Aier Town is an autobiographical novel by Cao Xuyun. In 1989 he was a brave young protester in the Tiananmen Square. The novel describes vividly the Tiananmen Square Massacre at the June 4th night and a protester’s life journey to freedom. Although the hero of the novel was just a small figure in the protests, his courage and heroic acts reflect the mighty power of the people dislayed in the square. As a historical fiction, the book accurately provides details about what happened in the 1989 pro-democracy movement. It holds important literary merit.
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The Aierzhen Scholar of 1989 Beijing Tiananmen was published on the 30th anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen Democracy Movement in Washington, D.C. The footage of the book release press conference can be viewed below: