National Museum of Taiwan Literature announces online game '1940'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Museum of Taiwan Literature (NMTL) on Friday (Nov. 20) has announced its upcoming online game "1940," which gives players the thrill of saving the w...

Taiwan launches booklet in Japan to promote Taiwanese literature

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first issue of “Taiwan Books” has been published in Japan with the aim of introducing contemporary Taiwanese literature to Japanese readers. The booklet...

Doyen of Taiwan's nativist literature movement passes away at 96

A doyen of Taiwan's "nativist literature movement" Chung Chao-cheng (鍾肇政) passed away at his home in Taoyuan City Saturday, according to his family. He was 96. Chung's son Chung Y...

2020 Taipei book fair to promote 'Korean-Style'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Notable Korean authors are expected to visit Taiwan for the 2020 Taipei International Book Exhibition (TiBE) scheduled for February, as South Korea has been named the &ldq...

Taiwanese writers to appear at Mexico’s Guadalajara book fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is inviting writers to appear at its pavilion at the Guadalajara International Book Fair, the largest such even in the Spanish-speaking world. The 33rd edition o...

Taiwan writer Sanmao's work to be published in UK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — “The Stories of the Sahara,” the most famous work by deceased Taiwanese writer Sanmao (三毛), will be published in the U.K. in November, with the U.S. edition sc...

Top 10 fiction books about Taiwan

Last week, we compiled a rundown of our top 7 non-fiction books about Taiwan, its people, and its culture. The response to this article from readers has been fantastic with many people commenting on t...

Top 7 non-fiction books about Taiwan

Earlier this week, we reported on the publication of a new book about Taiwan which has been written by Lonely Planet author and Taiwan expert Joshua Samuel Brown. Brown’s latest tome, entitled F...

Taiwan to be theme country at Bangkok book fair

Taipei, March 21 (CNA) Taiwan will be featured as the theme country at this year's Bangkok International Book Fair, which will take place from March 29 to April 8, the Ministry of Culture said Wed...

Taiwanese-American writer wins Guardian book award for account of rape

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese-American woman living in the UK was awarded the Guardian Not the Booker Prize 2017 on Monday (Oct. 16) for her novel "Dark Chapter," in which she details ...

Ministry of Culture introduces literature-adapted films to promote habit of reading

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- To encourage younger generation to take a deeper interest in classic Taiwan literature, the Ministry of Culture (MOC) has launched a second audiovisual series adapted from the...

International immigration literature looked upon to inject new perspectives

The National Taiwan Museum and Quartet Cultural & Creative have jointly organized a Taiwan-Indonesia bilateral literary forum, with the first session being held on April 3. This forum will invite two ...