Jean Goujon: a country only grows by asking for forgiveness

Jean Goujon, a native of Normandie, is a renowned French poet and composer. He’s known for his works commemorating the bitter memory of World War II, including the 1937 Nanjing Massacre. His poem Tears of Nanjing has been translated into Chinese and moved many readers in China.
But why a French poet and musician who has never been to China wrote about the saddest momery in the history of contemporary China?

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