How dull to have a gun and not shoot. Guns should be fired.

Fu Yuli / Nicky Harman

Canaan Morse Wins Susan Sontag Prize for Ge Fei Translation

Canaan Morse is a literary translator and editor whose work has appeared in The Kenyon Review, Chinese Literature Today, Words and The World, Pathlight: New Chinese Writing, Chutzpah!, and Cha: An Asian Literary Journal. A recent graduate of Peking University's Chinese department with an M.A. in Classical Chinese Literature, he lived in Beijing for six years where he co-founded the literary quarterly Pathlight: New Chinese Writing. His translation of Ge Fei's The Invisibility Cloak is due for publication by New York Review of Books in 2015.

attached to: Ge Fei


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Congratulations, Canaan!

Helen Wang, August 27, 2014, 1:51p.m.

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Thank you, Helen! It was a very welcome surprise.

 Canaan Morse, August 27, 2014, 7:54p.m.

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Woooooooo! If you ever find yourself in BC the champagne is on me. Cheers!

Nick Stember, August 29, 2014, 2:35p.m.


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