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Tian Yuan

Tian Yuan (China/Japan) was born in 1965 in Henan Province, China, Tian Yuan first came to Japan as a government-financed student early in the 1990's. In 2003, he received a Doctorate in Literature for his study of the poetry of Shuntar� Tanikawa. He now teaches in T�hoku University in Japan, and is chiefly engaged in the translation of contemporary Japanese poetry. His books of translation into Chinese so far include Selected Poems of Shuntar� Tanikawa (2 volumes) and An Alien: Selected...See more