Tienchi Martin-Liao [ China, Germany ]
Tienchi Martin-Liao, born in China, graduated at the National Taiwan University,Taipei. Settled in Germany in the 1970s. Worked at the Hamburg Institute for Asian Affairs, at the Ruhr University, Bochum, and for the human rights NGO, the Laogai Research Foundation in Washington DC. The writer and translator is editor-in-chief of the Chinese literary series Arcus-Chinatexte, and the Chinese autobiography series Black Series. She is the president of the Independent Chinese PEN Centre, and lives in Cologne.
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