MICHELLE YEH, Modern Literature
Michelle Yeh received her PhD in comparative literature from the University of Southern California and is currently Distinguished Professor in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at University of California, Davis. Her research interests include modern poetry in the Sinophone world, Taiwan literature, and translation of Chinese poetry.
HAUN SAUSSY, Traditional Poetry and Literary Criticism
Haun Saussy is University Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Chicago. He is a proud CLEAR “alumnus,” with articles in earlier numbers of the journal on Honglou meng and other cruxes of interpretation. Books he has written, edited or co-edited discuss Chinese aesthetics, the women writers of imperial China, Ezra Pound’s Chinese borrowings, and the role of walls in the formation of Chinese states.
RANIA HUNTINGTON, Traditional Fiction
Rania Huntington is Professor of Chinese at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Her current research includes memory, kinship, and genre in the works of the Yu family of Deqing, 19th-early 20th century, as well as plays depicting the Taiping Rebellion. Other interests include Ming and Qing narrative and drama, literature of the weird and supernatural, and depiction of women in literature.