Won a 2005 PEN translation grant to translation Confessions.
From the PEN USA site:
Susan Wilf received her B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and her Ph.D. from Harvard University. She has taught Chinese language and literature at Harvard University, Indiana University, and the U.S. Naval Academy, and has directed the ESL Program at George School. Her other translations include Chrysanthemums and Other Stories by Feng Jicai (San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1985).
- Confessions: An Innocent Life in Communist China, June, 2007
- Tibet in Agony: Lhasa 1959, December, 2016