Wang Zhanhei

One of China’s youngest successful writers, Wang Zhanhei has published two short story collections, Air Cannon and Neighborhood Adventurers, which focus on the lives of working class urban Chinese people. The master’s graduate from Fudan University won the inaugural Blancpain-Imaginist Literary Prize for Air Cannon. She also works as a high-school teacher.

Anthologies featuring Wang Zhanhei

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.