Paper Republic: Chinese Literature Matters

About Paper Republic – Our Team

Paper Republic is run by a board of trustees, and a management team. The trustees are:

Eric Abrahamsen

Translator, publishing consultant and founder of Paper Republic.

Nicky Harman

Translator, educator and prolific networker.

Vivian Wangzhen Ni

Chinese bookseller and cultural events organizer.

Robina Pelham Burn

Editor and former charity CEO.

Xinna Wang

Financial director in the marketing industry


Our management team consists of Eric and Nicky, as well as:

Chen Dongmei

Publishing specialist and China expert

Dave Haysom

Translator, editor and Beijing correspondent

Emily Jones

Translator, and consultant in brand and marketing

Yao Lirong

Translator and Beijing correspondent