Recently, the results of the “Five-One Project Award” and the Qu Yuan Awards for Literature and Art of the 10th Spiritual Civilization Construction in Hubei Province were announced. In the 73 Qu Yuan Awards for Literature and Art announced this time (57 Art Awards, 14 Literature Awards and 2 Criticism Awards), four works of Xiaogan were awarded. Zhou Fang’s documentary works of Intensive Care Unit and Wan Yan’s collection of short stories of Live in Separate Places selected by the Publicity Department of Xiaogan Municipal Committee were awarded the Literature Awards of Qu Yuan Awards for Literature and Art; the Chu opera of Huangxiang and the photographic works of Clank Iron-flash for Mountains and Rivers were awarded the Art Awards of Qu Yuan Awards for Literature and Art.
Qu Yuan Awards for Literature and Art was established in 1988 and has been held for ten times. It is divided into three categories: Literature Award, Art Award and Criticism Award. It is the highest award for comprehensive literature and art in Hubei Province. After 2000, the Qu Yuan Awards for Literature and Art and the “Five-One Project Award” of Hubei Province were simultaneously awarded. The award-winning works in this time represent the highest achievement and level of literary and artistic creation in Hubei Province in the past three years.