lørdag 18. april 2015

Q. and A.: Willis Barnstone on Translating Mao and Touring Beijing With Allen Ginsberg

Willis Barnstone is a polymath author of more than 70 books — a poet, translator and scholar of Gnosticism and the New Testament. But the 87-year-old also has had a long and colorful relationship with China, translating Mao Zedong’s poetry and befriending numerous Chinese artists and political leaders in the 1980s. Read more