Li Hongwei

Li Hongwei, a poet, translator and writer, was born in 1978 in Sichuan’s Jiangyou city and he now lives in Beijing. He graduated from Renmin University with a Master’s of Philosophy. He won the 2014 Young Writers Annual Performance Award, the Xu Zhimo Award, and his 2017 novel The King and the Lyrics was awarded the Asia Weekly Top 10 Chinese Novels that year. His works include the poetry collection 10 Kinds of Imagination in Contemporary Life, the novel Parallel Erosion, and the story collection Fake Time Party. He has translated into Chinese A Companion to Ulysses and To Nora, among other titles.



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