Chenxin Jiang studied literature at Princeton University. She has received a 2011 PEN Translation Fund grant, as well as the 2011 Susan Sontag Prize for Translation, an award made each year to one translator under the age of thirty. Her translations have been published in Pathlight, Poetry London, World Literature Today, Hayden’s Ferry Review, and no man’s land. Chenxin was a 2011–12 candidate in the British Centre for Literary Translation’s mentoring scheme for emerging translators, mentored by Howard Curtis. She lives and works in Shanghai.