Zhang Xianliang (Chinese: 张贤亮; December 1936 – 27 September 2014) was a Chinese author and poet. He was the former president of the China Writer Association in Ningxia. He was a political prisoner during the Anti-Rightist Movement in 1957, until 1979. His most well known works, include Half of Man is Woman and Grass Soup.
Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
|Died||September 27, 2014 (aged 77)|
Yinchuan, Ningxia, China
|Occupation||author and poet|
- "著名作家张贤亮病逝" [Famous Writer Zhang Xianliang Died]. Beijing Times (in Simplified Chinese). 28 September 2014. Retrieved 28 September 2014.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)
- John Litweiler, 'Chairman Mao's Insidious Legacy", Chicago Tribune, 24 September, 1995.
- "Love amidst terror: A beautiful political novel about Mao's China". Chicago Sun-Times. 14 August 1988. Retrieved 13 May 2010.