Ning Yu

WWU Professor of English Ning Yu will do a reading of Chinese poetry of the Tang dynasty at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7 at Village Books.  The readings will be taken from translations done by Yu, in collaboration with Carlos Martinez, recently published by WWU’s East Asian…

How did poets from centuries ago see their environment? And, more importantly, what did they think about the interactions between people and the earth?

Western Washington University Professor of English Ning Yu sought to answer those questions in his new book, “Borrowed from the…

Ning Yu’s new book "Borrowed from the Great Lump of Earth: An American Eco-Critic’s Translation of Tang Poems" has just been published by Shanghai Press of the Classics in Beijing. Yu is a professor in the Western Washington University English Department.

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