Jeffrey Yang

Jeffrey Yang is the author of the poetry books An Aquarium (winner of the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Prize) and the forthcoming Vanishing-Line. He is the translator of Su Shi’s East Slope and a collection of classical Chinese poems called Rhythm 226. Yang is also the co-editor (with Natasha Wimmer) of Two Lines: Some Kind of Beautiful Signal, and the editor of Birds, Beasts, and Seas: Nature Poems from New Directions.

He is currently working on a translation of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo’s June Fourth Elegies.

Residencies
  • 2011