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June 04, 2012

Chinese Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo

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Every year, Liu Xiaobo writes an elegy to mark June Fourth - the anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre. The poet has spent many years in prison and under house arrest, but was able to get some pieces out and published in Hong Kong. Dick speaks to Jeffrey Yang, a poet who translated the June Fourth Elegies, about the “ghosts of June Fourth and how they have not been laid to rest.”

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