Poet, fiction writer, essayist, film director, and scriptwriter Yin Lichuan is one of the founders of the “Lower Body” Movement based in Beijing during the early 2000s. Born in 1973 in Chongqing, Sichuan province, she has published several books of prose and fiction, and three collections of poetry. Since 2006, Yin has devoted herself to filmmaking. She lives in Beijing.
Photo: Qingtouyi, Yin Lichuan
Photo: Man Ray, Greta Knutson, 1935
Artwork credits: Sze-Lorrain's collaboration with Fritz Horstman at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation
Fiona Sze-Lorrain is a poet, literary translator, editor, and zheng harpist who writes and translates in English, French, Chinese, and occasionally Spanish. She is the author of three books of poetry: Water the Moon (2010), My Funeral Gondola (2013), and most recently The Ruined Elegance (2016) from Princeton, a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and one of...