Terry Russell - Senior Scholar



Ph.D. (Chinese Literature) Australian National University
MA (Chinese) UBC
BA (Asian Studies) UBC

Research and Teaching Interests: 

Research:        Chinese language literature, Contemporary Taiwanese Literature, Indigenous Literature, Translation Practice and Theory.

Teaching:        Chinese language, Asian Civilizations, Chinese Civilizations, Modern Chinese Literature in Translation, Chinese Film.

 Photo courtesy of Terry Russell


Asian Studies Centre


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Email: terry.russell@umanitoba.ca


Editor:  The Mythology and Oral Literature of Taiwan’s Indigenous Peoples” Taiwan Literature: English Translation Series, #24. 2009

Co-editor, with P.H. Chen: Globalization and Cultural Translation/Identity, Fo Guang University, 2010


September’s Fable Novel by Zhang Wei, trans. with Ye Xian. New Jersey: Homa & Sekey Books, 2007. 495 pp.

Seven Kinds of Mushrooms, Novel by Zhang Wei. New Jersey: Homa & Sekey Books, 2010. 214 pp. + Translator’s Introduction.

Book Reviews:

Isabelle Robinet, Taoist Meditation: The Mao-shan Tradition of Great Purity. (Trans. by Julian Pas and Norman J. Girardot) in; EARLY MEDIEVAL CHINA, 5 (Kalamazoo, 1999)

John Balcom, trans., Indigenous Writers of Taiwan: An Anthology of Stories, Essays and Poems, TAIWAN STUDIES SERIES VOLUME 2: TAIWAN LITERATURE AND ENGLISH UC Santa Barbara, 2006, pp. 233-236.