New Cathay: Contemporary Chinese Poetry

4.75 avg rating
( 4 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9781936797240: New Cathay: Contemporary Chinese Poetry

Co-published with the Harriet Monroe Institute of the Poetry Foundation

The most up-to-date anthology of contemporary Chinese poetry, translated by American poets and edited by the executive editor of the bilingual literary journal Poetry East West. Showcasing the achievement of Chinese poetry in the last twenty years, a time of tremendous literary ferment, this collection focuses on a diversity exciting poets from the mainland, highlighting Duo Duo (laureate of the 2010 Neustadt International Prize for Literature) and Liao Yiwu (recipient of 2012 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade organization) along with not yet well-known but brilliant poets such as Zang Di and Xiao Kaiyu and younger poets Jiang Tao and Lu Yue. The anthology includes interviews with the poets and a fascinating survey of their opinions on "Ten Favorite Chinese poets" and "Ten Best-Known Western poets in China."

Featured poets: Duo Duo, Wang Xiaoni, Bai Hua, Zhang Shuguang, Sun Wenbo, Wang Jiaxin, Liao Yiwu, Song Lin, Xiao Kaiyu, Lu De an, Feng Yan, Yang Xiaobin, Zang Di, Ya Shi, Mai Mang, Lan Lan, Jiang Tao, Jiang Hao, Lu Yue, Hu Xudong, Yi Lai, Jiang Li, Zheng Xiaoqiong, Qiu Qixuan, and Li Shumin.

With translations by Neil Aitken, Katie Farris, Ming Di, Christopher Lupke, Tony Barnstone, Afaa Weaver, Jonathan Stalling, Nick Admussen, Eleanor Goodman, Ao Wang, Dian Li, Kerry Shawn Keys, Jennifer Kronovet, Elizabeth Reitzell, and Cody Reese.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Ming Di (penname of Mindy Zhang) was born and grew up in China. Author of six collections of original poetry in Chinese and one in English translation, River Merchant's Wife (Marick Press, 2012), she also translates poetry and literary essays from English into Chinese with two volumes published in Taiwan and two forthcoming in China. She has co-translated (with Neil Aitken) The Book of Cranes to be published by Tupelo Press. Ming Di lives in Los Angeles.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Di, Ming
ISBN 10: 1936797240 ISBN 13: 9781936797240
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 19303629-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 14.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Ming Di
Published by Tupelo Press, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 1936797240 ISBN 13: 9781936797240
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Tupelo Press, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 203 x 127 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Poetry. Asian Asian American Studies. Translated from the Chinese by many hands. The most up-to-date anthology of contemporary Chinese poetry, translated by American poets and edited by the executive editor of the bilingual literary journalPoetry East West. Showcasing the achievement of Chinese poetry in the last twenty years, a time of tremendous literary ferment, this collection focuses on a diversity exciting poets from the mainland, highlighting Duo Duo (laureate of the 2010 Neustadt International Prize for Literature) and Liao Yiwu (recipient of 2012 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade organization) along with not yet well-known but brilliant poets such as Zang Di and Xiao Kaiyu and younger poets Jiang Tao and Lu Yue. The anthology includes interviews with the poets and a fascinating survey of their opinions on quot;Ten Favorite Chinese poetsquot; and quot;Ten Best-Known Western poets in China.quot; Featured poets: Duo Duo, Bai Hua, Zhang Shuguang, Sun Wenbo, Wang Jiaxin, Liao Yiwu, Song Lin, Xiao Kaiyu, Lu De an, Feng Yan, Zang Di, Ya Shi, Mai Mang, Lan Lan, Jiang Tao, Jiang Hao, Lu Yue, Hu Xudong, Jiang Li, Zheng Xiaoqiong, etc. With translations by Neil Aitken, Katie Farris, Ming Di, Christopher Lupke, Tony Barnstone, Afaa Weaver, Jonathan Stalling, Nick Admussen, Eleanor Goodman, Ao Wang, Dian Li, Kerry Shawn Keys, and others. Co-published with the Harriet Monroe Institute of the Poetry Foundation. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9781936797240

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Ming Di
Published by Tupelo Press, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 1936797240 ISBN 13: 9781936797240
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Tupelo Press, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 203 x 127 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Poetry. Asian Asian American Studies. Translated from the Chinese by many hands. The most up-to-date anthology of contemporary Chinese poetry, translated by American poets and edited by the executive editor of the bilingual literary journalPoetry East West. Showcasing the achievement of Chinese poetry in the last twenty years, a time of tremendous literary ferment, this collection focuses on a diversity exciting poets from the mainland, highlighting Duo Duo (laureate of the 2010 Neustadt International Prize for Literature) and Liao Yiwu (recipient of 2012 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade organization) along with not yet well-known but brilliant poets such as Zang Di and Xiao Kaiyu and younger poets Jiang Tao and Lu Yue. The anthology includes interviews with the poets and a fascinating survey of their opinions on quot;Ten Favorite Chinese poetsquot; and quot;Ten Best-Known Western poets in China.quot; Featured poets: Duo Duo, Bai Hua, Zhang Shuguang, Sun Wenbo, Wang Jiaxin, Liao Yiwu, Song Lin, Xiao Kaiyu, Lu De an, Feng Yan, Zang Di, Ya Shi, Mai Mang, Lan Lan, Jiang Tao, Jiang Hao, Lu Yue, Hu Xudong, Jiang Li, Zheng Xiaoqiong, etc. With translations by Neil Aitken, Katie Farris, Ming Di, Christopher Lupke, Tony Barnstone, Afaa Weaver, Jonathan Stalling, Nick Admussen, Eleanor Goodman, Ao Wang, Dian Li, Kerry Shawn Keys, and others. Co-published with the Harriet Monroe Institute of the Poetry Foundation. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9781936797240

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Ming Di
Published by Tupelo Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 1936797240 ISBN 13: 9781936797240
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Tupelo Press, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1936797240

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Di, Ming
Published by Tupelo Pr (2013)
ISBN 10: 1936797240 ISBN 13: 9781936797240
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Tupelo Pr, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 88 pages. 8.00x5.00x0.60 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zr1936797240

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.69
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Di, Ming (EDT)
Published by Tupelo Pr (2013)
ISBN 10: 1936797240 ISBN 13: 9781936797240
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Media Mall
(Fyshwick, ACT, Australia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Tupelo Pr, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 12.7 x 20.32 cm. Our orders are sent from our warehouse locally or directly from our international distributors to allow us to offer you the best possible price and delivery time. Book. Bookseller Inventory # MM-21116690

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.90
From Australia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds