Celebrating the Freedom to Read

A shamelessly original work of art that you can read legally outside China.”

Set against WWII, BUTTERFLY is a haunting love story a la Romeo and Juliet of the Orient. A love that cannot be but a love that will grow old during the most devastating war in history. Watch Trailer.

Celebrating the Freedom to Read: Sept. 30 – Oct. 6, 2012.

*Now on Kindle, Kobo. Title will be available soon in all eBook formats, including Nook, iPad, Sony Reader, eBookPie and many more.

julie 超辣

Determined dreamer. Published author in English, Dutch, and Chinese. Former People’s Liberation Army (PLA) captain turned artist entrepreneur and screenwriter. She survived the Cultural Revolution as a baby. In the 1990’s she left for London and has lived and worked in free exile ever since. Her work covers a wide spectrum. As journalist, she creates content covering a range of topics on contemporary China from an insider perspective. In 2008, during the Beijing Olympics, she hosted a 5-episode talk show TV China for Netherlands’ national broadcaster and discussed China’s media landscape with media stars and experts from both China and the Netherlands. From 2013-2016 she was the Editor-in-Chief of the English/Chinese bilingual magazine XiN 新, focusing on today’s China shaped by consumerism. O’yang contributes a weekly column to Hoje Macau on contemporary Chinese art and culture. Her English language book titles include: Butterfly, a historical crime love story set in the Second World War. Since May 2016 O'yang has been collaborating with Flemish photographer Filip Naudts on an art project, which has resulted in the photo novel The Picture of Dorya Glenn. Julie works from the Netherlands and Denmark.

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1 Comment

  1. Hey Julie, How are you my fellow artist and literary sister. Long Time No Hear:) x

    I would love invite you to check out Boro Book Worm – a new Independant Book Shop. I wil be working as resident artist and Illustrator and will be based there from Monday 15th October.


    Please do check out this link and it would be awesome to have you consider a visit to Middlesbrough in the coming new year once to shop as settled into its new space inside an Edwardian Shopping Arcade here on Linthorpe Road in Middlesbrough you will love space 🙂 x

    I amlooking forward very much to hear from you soon with and update. Love and Best Regards Mai (Plumleaf Arts) x 07976417343


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