David Hinton

David Hinton, through his many translations of classical Chinese poetry, has earned wide acclaim for creating compelling contemporary poems that convey the actual texture and density of the originals. He is also the first translator in over a century to translate the four seminal masterworks of Chinese philosophy: the "Tao Te Ching," "Chuang Tzu," the" Analects," and "Mencius." He has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, numerous fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the...See more