Chen Qiufan

Chen Qiufan, also known as Stanley Chan, is a Chinese science fiction writer, columnist, and scriptwriter, based in China.

He is the author of Waste Tide (Tor & Head of Zeus). His short stories have been translated and collected by Ken Liu in The Invisible Planet & Broken Stars. 

His short fiction works have won three Galaxy Awards for Chinese Science Fiction, twelve Nebula Awards for Science Fiction and Fantasy in Chinese. "The Fish of Lijiang" received the Best Short Form Award for the 2012 Science Fiction & Fantasy Translation Awards. His stories have been published in Fantasy & Science FictionMIT Technology ReviewClarkesworldYear's Best SFInterzone, and Lightspeed, as well as influential Chinese science fiction magazine Science Fiction World. His works have been translated into German, French, Finnish, Korean, Czech, Italian, Japanese and Polish and other languages.

Anthologies featuring Chen Qiufan

The Book of Shanghai

Showcasing ten contemporary Chinese authors writing about the futuristic metropolis of Shanghai. Part of Comma’s popular ‘Reading the City’ series. Published in partnership with the Confucius Institute.