In Brief

Yao Feng

The Chinese University Press

In Brief

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Pub Date: April 2012

ISBN: 9789629965297

45 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $5.00

In Brief

Yao Feng

The Chinese University Press

Drawn from Hong Kong International Poetry Nights 2011, In Brief is a chapbook of poetry by Yao Feng presented in both English and Chinese. In Brief is also available along with the works of other internationally renowned poets in Words and the World (Twenty-volume Set). Selected poems from this volume are featured in the anthology Words and the World: International Poetry Nights in Hong Kong.

About the Author

Yao Feng (Macau) was born in Beijing but now lives in Macau. He is Associate Professor at the University of Macau's Portuguese Department. Yao has published widely in terms of poems, translation and prose. His books of Chinese and Portuguese poems include Writing on the Wings of the Wind, One Horizon – Two Views, A Noite Deita-se Comigo, Faraway Song and When the Fish Close Their Eyes. His books of translation include Selecta de Poetas Portugueses Contemporâneos, Anthologie of Eugénio de Andrade and Um Barco Remenda o Mar, etc. Yao was the winner of the 14th Rougang Poetry Award in 2004. In 2006, he was awarded Ordem Militar de Santiago de Espada medal by the President of Portugal and in 2009 he held the installation exhibition 'Belonging'.