The interest in the feature entitled “China: Literary Happenings,” which appeared in the last issue of The Paris Review, has been such that the magazine has asked Timothy Tung, who collected the material, to put additional questions to Dong Leshan whose short story, "The Topsy-Turvy World of Professor Fu,” was featured. Dong, who is a visiting scholar at Cornell University, had been asked a number of questions about his story and the current state of writing and publishing in today’s China. What follows is an extension to those remarks.