Qiu Xiaolong

Qiu Xiaolong is the author of eleven novels in the award-winning Inspector Chen series. He has also published collections of short stories, poetry, and poetry translations. His books have sold millions of copies, and have been translated into more than twenty languages. And all his Inspector Chen novels have been made into BBC radio dramatization. Born in Shanghai, Qiu Xiaolong published poetry, translation and criticism in Chinese before he went to the United States as a Ford Foundation Fellow.  He obtained his Ph.D.in comparative literature at Washington University in St. Louis. He lives in St. Louis with his wife and daughter.

March 25, 8:00 PM – BECOMING INSPECTOR CHEN: IN CONVERSATION WITH QIU XIAOLONG

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