Tony Barnstone is a poet, translator, and literary critic who teaches creative writing and literature at Whittier College in Whittier, California. His books include Laughing Lost in the Mountains: Selected Poems of Wang Wei and Out of the Howling Storm: The New Chinese Poetry.
Teachings of the Chinese Masters
- edited by
- Tony Barnstone,
- Chou Ping
The ancient Chinese regarded the written word as a transformative force able to move heaven and earth and unite the reader with the source of all things, the Tao. The power of writing, especially poetry, is celebrated here in short… Read More
Tony Barnstone is the Albert Upton Professor of English at Whittier College and the author of thirteen books. In addition to four award-winning books of poetry and three world literature textbooks, he is also a distinguished translator of Chinese poetry and literary prose. Among his awards are the Pushcart Prize in Poetry, a fellowship from the California Arts Council, the Poets Prize, and a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts.