Ye Yonglie (Chinese: 叶永烈; pinyin: Yè Yǒngliè, 30 August 1940 – 15 May 2020) was a Chinese writer of science fiction and biographies. A few of his stories have been translated into English in The Road to Science Fiction series and elsewhere. During the "Anti-Spiritual Pollution Campaign" his works were attacked and a story he wrote in 1985 was suppressed for suggesting AIDS had entered the country. As a biographer he wrote on early figures in the People's Republic of China. He also visited North Korea, and wrote a book The Real DPRK (真实的朝鲜) which was banned in that country and China.
- ^ Lorenzo Andolfatto, "Authors", in Shi Kong, Urania #1564, Mondadori, November 2010.
- ^ "著名作家叶永烈去世，享年80岁" (in Chinese). 2020-05-15.
- ^ Science Fiction Studies
- ^ Ye Yonglie, "How The Real DPRK Became a Banned Book", Open Magazine (开放杂志), September 2008
- ^ Joel Martinsen, North Korean complaints get a Chinese book banned, danwei.org, 11 September 2008. Retrieved 18 June 2013.