CFLAC appoints new chairwoman
Writer Tie Ning was elected as chairwoman of the China Federation of Literary and Art Circles on Friday, replacing Sun Jiazheng. Tie was also re-elected chairwoman of the Chinese Writers Association. The 10th National Congress of the CFLAC and the Ninth National Congress of the CWA wound up on Saturday. Tie, 59, won national acclaim in the 1980s for her prize-winning short story
about the adventures of a country girl who yearns to know the outside world and gets on a train by mistake.