When a book is included in the series of the world-renowned Sinologist Victor Mair (University of Pennsylvania) and praised by top Sinophone scholars David Der-wei Wang (Harvard University), Shu-mei Shih (UCLA), and Quah Sy Ren (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), it is not surprising (but still very gratifying!) when it is praised in a journal review… Continue reading #MLA15 Sinophone Scholars! Must-have book praised by world’s top Sinologists!
Cambria Press congratulates E. K. Tan on the glowing review of his book in Modern Chinese Literature and Culture (MCLC) by Dr. Karen Thornber (Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University). The book review lauds E. K. Tan’s interdisciplinary Rethinking Chineseness: Translational Sinophone Identities in the Nanyang Literary World because it is a "well-written and researched" book that… Continue reading Cambria Press Book Review: MCLC lauds Rethinking Chineseness for being a “well-written and researched” book!
The Cambria Sinophone World Series, headed by Professor Victor Mair, will soon be releasing Sinophone Malaysian Literature by Alison Groppe. While there have been several excellent works that deal with individual Chinese authors from Malaysia, there is to date no broadly framed and comprehensive study of the body of Chinese diasporic literature emerging from this… Continue reading Cambria Press Forthcoming Book! Sinophone Malaysian Literature
The Cambria Sinophone World Series, headed by Professor Victor Mair, will soon be releasing Anglophone Literatures in the Asian Diaspora: Literary Transnationalism and Translingual Migrations by Karen An-hwei Lee. The book is praised by Professor Josephine Park (University of Pennsylvania) for being an "illuminating study" as well as Professor Ouyang Yu, the famous contemporary Chinese-Australian… Continue reading Cambria Press Forthcoming Book! Anglophone Literatures in the Asian Diaspora
Cambria Press congratulates Professor Nobuko Adachi on the excellent book review of Japanese and Nikkei at Home and Abroad: Negotiating Identities in a Global World by the Journal of American-East Asian Relations. The review states that there is “much to commend. In addition to its contribution to the literature on immigration and transnationalism, its highly accessible… Continue reading Excellent Cambria Press Book Review! Journal of American-East Asian Relations finds “much to commend” in Japanese and Nikkei at Home and Abroad!
MLA 2013 Reception for Gao Xingjian: Professor Victor Mair (University of Pennsylvania and Dr. Mabel Lee (University of Sydney) with Gao Xingjian. MLA 2013 Reception (left to right): Professor Song Xiaoping (Norwich University), Toni Tan (Cambria Press), Nobel laureate Gao Xingjian, Dr. Mabel Lee (University of Sydney), and Diane Burrowes (HarperCollins). A reception for Gao Xingjian was held… Continue reading MLA 2013: Reception for Gao Xingjian and Cambria Press Book Launch by Victor Mair
Photo (left to right): Dr. Mabel Lee (University of Sydney), Gao Xingjian, and Professor Christopher Lupke (Washington State University). Many came to the Cambria Press booth for Nobel laureate Gao Xingjian’s book-signing sessions for his new book Gao Xingjian: Aesthetics and Creation. Gao Xingjian also had book-signing sessions for Soul Mountain at the HarperCollins booth,… Continue reading MLA 2013: Nobel laureate Gao Xingjian with Mabel Lee and Christopher Lupke
Cambria Press authors Nobel Prize Winner in Literature Gao Xingjian and Professor E. K. Tan at the Cambria Press booth at the 2013 MLA annual convention in Boston. Both were very happy that their books (Gao Xingjian: Aesthetics and Creation and Rethinking Chineseness: Translational Sinophone Identities in the Nanyang Literary World respectively) were published just in time for the convention.… Continue reading MLA 2013: Cambria Press authors Nobel Prize Winner in Literature Gao Xingjian and Professor E. K. Tan with their newly published books!
Among the scholars praising Professor E. K. Tan's new book, Rethinking Chineseness: Translational Sinophone Identities in the Nanyang Literary World, for its contribution to Sinophone studies is Professor Shu-mei Shih (UCLA) who has been widely credited for coining the term Sinophone and is on the editorial board of the Cambria Sinophone World Series. Professor Shih has praised… Continue reading MLA 2013: Shu-mei Shih and E. K. Tan
Cambria Press is pleased to announce that Africans in China: A Sociocultural Study and Its Implications on Africa-China Relations by Adams Bodomo is now available. Below is a transcript of the Q&A session with Professor Bodomo. ************************ 1. Why did you decide to write this book? I decided to write Africans in China because… Continue reading NEW PUBLICATION: Africans in China is now available! Read Author Q&A Session with Professor Adams Bodomo