Alat Asem’s 《时间悄悄的嘴脸》: Guide to Related Links

 Alat Asem’s

Confessions of a Jade Lord

《时间悄悄的嘴脸》阿拉提·阿斯木 著

Translated by Bruce Humes and Jun Liu

Available now in e-book form at

(Just search for Confessions of a Jade Lord)


Leeds Centre of New Chinese Writing:

Alat Asem: Writer of the Month (Jan 2019)


A Glimpse into a Different World:

The Millions Interviews Bruce Humes

Author’s Background


Literary Bio

Présentation: Alat Asem (en français)


Brief synopsis of Confessions of a Jade Lord

Book Reviews

A Gem of Uighur Literature: Alat Asem’s ‘Confessions of a Jade Lord’

Leeds Center for New Chinese Writing: Confessions of a Jade Lord reviewed by Cuilin Sang (must scroll down and click on reviewer’s name)

Renditions of the Novel

Chinese original: 《时间悄悄的嘴脸》 

Excerpt: Rechristening a High-rise (Chapter 19)

The Translation Process 

Co-translating a Chinese Novel: An Attempt at Meaningful Cultural Dialogue by Jun Liu

Other Translations of Fiction by

Uyghur Author Alat Asem (غەيرەت ئاسىم)

Sidik Golden MobOff (斯迪克金子关机) 

The Only Real Man (最后的男人)


Uyghur Writer Explores New Boundaries


Academic Papers

翟晓甜 张治安:阿拉提·阿斯木的超越与创新——读《时间悄悄的嘴脸》 


《时间悄悄的嘴脸》获颁第十一届 “骏马奖” 感言

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