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Author: John Digby and Hong Ai Bai

Hong Ai Bai, PhD in Linguistics, has been teaching at English and Foreign Language departments of Long Island University Post campus and the Communication Department of the University of Colorado Denver, International College Beijing. She has published a book, Deviation in Advertising Language: A Functional Analysis (2009), three English textbooks, and ten academic articles. As part of her interest in Chinese classical poetry, she and the English poet John Digby published two books, A BREAK IN PASSING CLOUDS: IMPROVISATION ON CHINESE POEMS (2014) and PASSING MEMORIES: A COLLECTION OF CHINESE POEMS ON COLD FOOD FESTIVAL (2016), and a series of booklets with poems and commentaries on nature, horses, women, birds, tea, moon, et al. She has also been giving readings on Chinese poetry in various places, such as the Walt Whitman's Birthplace Museum, Hutton House Lectures of LIU Post, and the Long Beach Public Library. In addition, she has provided presentations at several international conferences on Chinese poetry translation.

John Digby is a London-born poet and collagist specializing in black-and-white pure paper collage in styles from figurative to abstract. Three volumes of his poetry were published England: The Structure of Bifocal Distance, Sailing Away from Night, and To Amuse a Shrinking Sun (Anvil Press Poetry). He is co-founder with his wife, Joan Digby, of The Feral Press and the New Feral Press in Oyster Bay, New York.

A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems
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A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems

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Poetry. Art. Asian & Asian American Studies. Collages by John Digby. Text and translations from the Chinese by Hong Ai Bai. "These subtle improvisations on ancient Chinese verse will remind readers of the power of poetry to touch and revive the huma...

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A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems
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A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems

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Poetry. Art. Asian & Asian American Studies. Collages by John Digby. Text and translations from the Chinese by Hong Ai Bai. "These subtle improvisations on ancient Chinese verse will remind readers of the power of poetry to touch and revive the huma...

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China Flower Poems
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China Flower Poems

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Poetry. Art. CHINESE FLOWERS POEMS is a bilingual (Chinese-English) book of classical Chinese lyrical poetry translated by Hong Ai Bai and John Digby. The anthology presents flowers both as admired forms of nature and as symbolic projections of huma...

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China Flower Poems
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China Flower Poems

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Poetry. Art. CHINESE FLOWERS POEMS is a bilingual (Chinese-English) book of classical Chinese lyrical poetry translated by Hong Ai Bai and John Digby. The anthology presents flowers both as admired forms of nature and as symbolic projections of huma...

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Chinese Poet-Emperors
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Chinese Poet-Emperors

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Poetry. Translation. Asian & Asian American Studies. This is a bilingual (Chinese-English) collection of poetry by Chinese emperors dating from 221 BCE to 1912 AD.

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Chinese Poet-Emperors
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Chinese Poet-Emperors

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Poetry. Translation. Asian & Asian American Studies. This is a bilingual (Chinese-English) collection of poetry by Chinese emperors dating from 221 BCE to 1912 AD.

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Passing Memories: A Collection of Chinese Poems on Cold Food Festival
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Passing Memories: A Collection of Chinese Poems on Cold Food Festival

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Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Classics. Translated from the Chinese and edited by John Digby and Hong Ai Bai. This book is a bilingual (Chinese-English) collection of classical Chinese poems on Cold Food Festival, dating from 206 BCE.

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Passing Memories: A Collection of Chinese Poems on Cold Food Festival
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Passing Memories: A Collection of Chinese Poems on Cold Food Festival

Cross-Cultural Communications

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Classics. Translated from the Chinese and edited by John Digby and Hong Ai Bai. This book is a bilingual (Chinese-English) collection of classical Chinese poems on Cold Food Festival, dating from 206 BCE.

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