CULTURE Shanghai starts building literature museum


Shanghai starts building literature museum


02:13, April 29, 2020

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(Photo: Xinhua)

SHANGHAI, April 28 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai has started construction of a literature museum, adding one more project to the city's long list of cultural landmarks.

The Shanghai Literature Museum in the Hongkou District is designed to have a floor area of 12,500 square meters above ground.

Ma Wenyun, vice chairman of Shanghai Writers Association, applauded the project, saying the Shanghai Literature Museum will "create a space full of literary attraction for people."

Shanghai was an important town of Chinese literature in the 20th century and has nurtured internationally renowned writers such as Lu Xun and Ba Jin. 

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