Hot New Releases in Chinese Literature (Spring 2012)

By Helen Wang, published

Here they are, as recommended by…

  1. Guide to Capturing a Plum Blossom by Sung Po-jen, Red Pine, Lo-Ch’ing
  2. The Changing Room: Selected Poetry of Zhai Yongming by Yongming Zhai, Andrea Lingenfelter (Jintian series)
  3. Skeleton Women by Mingmei Yip
  4. June Fourth Elegies: Poems by Liu Xiaobo, Jeffrey Yang
  5. The White Pony: An Anthology of Chinese Poetry by Robert Payne
  6. Bright Moon, White Clouds: Selected Poems of Li Po by Li Po, J.P. Seaton (Shambhala Library)
  7. The Monkey King’s Amazing Adventures: A Journey to the West in Search of Enlightenment by Timothy Richard, Wu Cheng’en, Daniel Kane
  8. A Phone Call from Dalian: Selected Poems of Han Dong by Dong Han, Nicky Harman (Jintian Series)


# 1.   

If Lucas Klein only knew that Amazon has gone Chinese-poetry happy...

Bruce Humes, March 16, 2012, 1:03a.m.

# 2.   

Has anyone read the 西游记 yet?

Canaan Morse, March 16, 2012, 6:18a.m.

# 3.   

Amazon has gone Chinese poetry-happy, and yet for some reason left off the publication of my translation of the poetry of Xi Chuan, Notes on the Mosquito.

Here's a link to order it from a non-Amazon site


Lucas Klein, March 17, 2012, 10:28a.m.


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