Jeffrey Yang 
Author

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ABALONE english

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ARISTOTLE english

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EEL english

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MANATEE english

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STARFISH english

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JELLYFISH english

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MOLA MOLA english

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JIANG KUI english

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KELP english

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RIFTIA english

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Jeffrey Yang 
Author

photo © Roy Gumpel
* 01.01.1974, United States
lives in: Beacon, New York, United States

Jeffrey Yang is the author of An Aquarium (2008) for which he won the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Prize and Vanishing-Line (2011). He is the translator of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo’s June Fourth Elegies (2012) and other Chinese writers.

Yang is also the editor of the anthologies Birds, Beasts, and Seas: Nature Poems (2011) and Time of Grief: Mourning Poems (2013). Since 2000, he has worked as an editor at New Directions.     

 photo © Roy Gumpel


Publications
  • An Aquarium

    Minneapolis: Graywolf Press, 2008

  • Vanishing-Line

    Minneapolis: Graywolf Press, 2011

  • Ein Aquarium

    englisch/deutsch

    Aus dem Amerikanischen von Beatrice Faßbender

    Berlin: Berenberg, 2012

  • Orca

    chapbook of poetry

    [International Poetry Nights in Hong Kong 2013]

    The Chinese University Press, 2014

  • Yennecott

    englisch/deutsch

    Aus dem Amerikanischen von Beatrice Faßbender

    Berlin: Berenberg, 2015

  • Hey, Marfa

    Poems

    Minneapolis: Graywolf Press, 2018

Awards
  • 2009 PEN/Osterweil Award for Poetry