Chinese / American Association of Poetry and Poetics

CFP: The 3rd Convention of the Chinese/American Association for Poetry and Poetics, Shanghai, China, Dec. 18-19, 2014

The 3rd Convention of the Chinese/American Association for Poetry and Poetics will take place in Shanghai from December 18 to19, 2014. This convention will be hosted by Shanghai University and co-sponsored by Central China Normal University, Foreign Literature Studies, Forum for World Literature Studies, University of Pennsylvania, and China Three Gorges University. Papers are called from scholars all over the world.

Espians: Issue #2 and CFP

The Journal of EPSIANS

The journal’s title EPSIANS derives from EPSI, i.e., English Poetry Studies Institute of Sun Yat-sen University (P. R. China). The journal is international in scope, open to Chinese and English-speaking scholars, and is mainly devoted to poetry studies with occasional contributions on other related topics. The first issue was published in September of 2011, and can be downloaded here.

Papers submitted to the journal should be sent to:

Deadline for contribution to the third issue is June 1, 2012.


[free PDFs of issue 1 and 2 here]

CAAP 2011 conference in Wuhan: group photos

Ning Yizhong, Nie Zhenzhao, Marjorie Perloff, Charles Bernstein, Ou Hong, Lianggong Luo


Wuhan 2001 group photo
click on image for full-size.

rasulas in Wuhan
Nie, Susan Bee, Bernstein, Jed Rasula, Suzie Rasula, Luo

Espians, inaugural issue, 2011 (pdf)

from English Poetry Studies Institute, Sun Yat-sen University, China

pdf of first issue

Dialog on poetry and poetics: 1st CAAP (Chinese/American poetry) conference

Wuhan, China –– September 29-30, 2011

Marjorie Perloff & Nie Zhenzhao
Professors Marjorie Perloff & Nie Zhenzhao


The 1st Convention of the
Chinese / American Association for Poetry and Poetics
Wuhan, China

in celebration of Marjorie Perloff's 80th birthday

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