Ha Jin Essays
Breaching of Mao China in Ha Jin's 'In the Pond' College
In the Pond
Ha Jin’s In the Pond is a tactful yet an oscillation between subtle and violent upheaval delineation of the decadent post Mao-China in a pro communist setting repleted with shades of corruption. Jin meticulously captures the panoramic view of the...
Into Another Culture: Chinese Society and Sensitive Characterization in 'War Trash' 10th Grade
The fictional memoir War Trash, written by Ha Jin, describes the life of a POW in the Korean War from 1951 to 1953. As a Chinese-American, Jin provides insight to race-oriented political battles, the tough decision between Communism and...