Low Key

Yu Xiang

The Chinese University Press

Low Key

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Pub Date: April 2012

ISBN: 9789629965327

45 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $5.00

Low Key

Yu Xiang

The Chinese University Press

Drawn from Hong Kong International Poetry Nights 2011, Low Key is a chapbook of poetry by Yu Xiang presented in both English and Chinese. Low Key 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

A key figure of the post-70s Chinese poets, Yu Xiang was born in 1970 and began writing poetry in 2000. Her honors include the Rougang Poetry Prize (2002), the Yulong Poetry Prize (2006) and the Cultural China Annual Poetry Award (2007). Enigmatic and sensual, Yu Xiang's writings are immensely popular. Her work includes a volume of poetry, Exhale (2006), a chapbook, Sorceress (2009), and the forthcoming collection, I Can Almost See the Clouds of Dust. She has also, as a visual artist, exhibited oil paintings at various venues. She currently lives in Ji'nan, the capital city of Shandong Province.