blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2012 v11n1
Ye Chun
translating Yang Jian

Ye Chun is the author of Lantern Puzzle (forthcoming from Tupelo Press), which received the 2011 Tupelo Press First / Second Book Award; a translation of Hai Zi’s poetry, Wheat Has Ripened (forthcoming from Tupelo Press); Travel Over Water (The Bitter Oleander Press, 2005); and a novel in Chinese, Peach Tree in the Sea (People’s Literature Publishing House, 2010). She is a PhD candidate and writing instructor at the University of Missouri–Columbia.  end

Photo by Shawn Flanagan