Tony Barnstone is a poet, translator, and literary critic who teaches creative writing and literature at Whittier College in Whittier, California. His books include Laughing Lost in the Mountains: Selected Poems of Wang Wei and Out of the Howling Storm: The New Chinese Poetry. Chou Ping is a poet and translator whose work has appeared in the Literary Review, Nimrod, and the Chicago Review.
"Lively and surprising, insightful and instructive, this is an indispensable addition to the writer's bookshelf."--Jane Hirshfield, cotranslator of The Ink Dark Moon