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Gao Xingjian has been lauded for his artistic use of chinese language tradition in his work, performs, and cinema, in spite of the fact that he denies that his present paintings participates in any thought of chinese language. This e-book lines the improvement of those kinds and the way the relate and have interaction within the French language performs of the Nobel Laureate.

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