Su Tong

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Tong Zhonggui (Chinese: 童忠贵; pinyin: Tóng Zhōngguì; born January 23, 1963), known by the pen name of Su Tong (苏童; 蘇童; Sū Tóng) is a Chinese writer. He was born in Suzhou and lives in Nanjing.He entered the Department of Chinese at Beijing Normal University in 1980, and started to publish novels in 1983. He is now vice president of the Jiangsu Writers Association. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Su Tong has received more than 68,037 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Su Tong is the 5,608th most popular writer (down from 4,985th in 2019), the 903rd most popular biography from China (down from 789th in 2019) and the 106th most popular Writer.

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  • 68k

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  • 41.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Su Tong ranks 5,608 out of 5,755Before him are Edmund Gosse, Chaz Bono, Lloyd C. Douglas, Tom Brokaw, Mikhail Gurevich, and Sida Košutić. After him are Gunnel Vallquist, Ernest Dowson, John Barbour, Ransom Riggs, Algis Budrys, and Daniel Kehlmann.

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Among people born in 1963, Su Tong ranks 404Before him are Solvita Āboltiņa, Andrea Sawatzki, Joe Exotic, Fabrizio Barbazza, Pako Ayestarán, and Olivier Gourmet. After him are Wendell Pierce, Armin Schwarz, John Delaney, Jan Mølby, Naja Marie Aidt, and Roland Wohlfarth.

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In China

Among people born in China, Su Tong ranks 903 out of 1,392Before him are Yang Mi (1986), Cui Jian (1961), Eric Yuan (1970), Ma Lin (1980), Wang Liqin (1978), and Jin Xing (1967). After him are Johnny Chan (1957), Guo Jinlong (1947), Lay Zhang (1991), He Pingping (1988), Zhai Zhigang (1966), and Hu Jun (1968).

Among WRITERS In China

Among writers born in China, Su Tong ranks 106Before him are Lin Shu (1852), You Xie (1958), Fang Fang (1955), Ma Jian (1953), Liao Yiwu (1958), and Ha Jin (1956). After him are Chen Danqing (1953), Ruth Graham (1920), Shan Sa (1972), Woeser (1966), Ken Liu (1976), and Wei Hui (1973).