The two-volume Wang Jingwei’s Poetry is now available for pre-order at 30% discount on Apple, Google, and Amazon until February 1, when it will be published for worldwide distribution. The printed edition, in paperback and hardcover, will also launch at the same time.
Wang Jingwei’s Poetry Volumes I:
The first volume includes the complete Shuangzhaolou Shicigao assembled and collected by members of the Wang family, and annotated by Wang Jingwei’s son-in-law Ho Mang Hang (1916-2016). The historical references found in the poetry reveal layers of meaning in Wang’s verses.
Wang Jingwei’s Poetry Volumes II:
The second volume includes hundreds of Wang’s handwritten drafts that shed new light on Wang’s literary and poetic genius as it flowed across the page. The boldness of the poetry drafts in Wang’s corrections shows the genius at work, elevating Wang’s timeless verse to the realm of immortality.