Susan Chan Egan

Independent Scholar

Menlo Park, California, USA

Susan Chan Egan is an independent scholar based in Menlo Park, California.


A Pragmatist and His Free Spirit: The Half-Century Romance of Hu Shi and Edith Clifford Williams. Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2009 (co-authored with Chou Chih-p’ing).

The Song of Everlasting Sorrow. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008 (co-translated with Michael Berry. Reviewed here in the New York Times.

A Latterday Confucian: Reminiscences of William Hung (1893-1980). Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1987.


《洪业传》台北联经出版社,1992;北京大学出版社,1995; 商务印书馆, 2013

Recent Articles

再谈柯立夫和方志彤《上海书评》201362 日, 10. See

蒙古学家柯立夫其人其事《上海书评》201347日, 10. See

《洪业传》出版以后《上海书评》2013113日, 10. See

洪业怎样写杜甫《上海书评》20121028日, 3-4. See

我朋友的朋友胡适之台北《传记文学》201112月, 49-54.

罗素的婚姻观和胡适以及杜威台北《传记文学》 20119月, 4-10; 《上海书评》2011123日,10. See

胡适生命中争议最少的一段《上海书评》 2011626日, 5-6. See

赵元任、胡适与韦莲司半世纪的友谊」」 《上海书评》 20091213日, 3-4; versions of this article also appear in 台北 《传记文学》 20101月, 54-61, and in 《胡适研究丛刊》 2009 年第四期, 3-10. See

胡适的恋人及諍友韦莲司之身世台北 《传记文学》 20098月, 4-10, also in 《胡适研究丛刊》 2009年第3 期, 10-17. See

“Voices Carry: Behind Bars and Backstage during China's Revolution and Reform” (book review) China Review International, Vol. 15:3, 2008, 442-445.

“Painting Signs: Demuth’s Portrait of Charles Duncan” in American Art (Fall 2008), 90-101. (American Art is published by the University of Chicago Press in association with the Smithsonian American Art Museum.)



严复孙女严倚云的美满婚姻香港 《明报月刊》20051月,117-119

Works by Susan Chan Egan
The Song of Everlasting Sorrow (with Michael Berry), January, 2008
Translated from Changhen Ge, by Wang Anyi