FORA.tv Speaker - Chi Wei-Jan

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Biography

Wei-Jan Chi is a Taiwanese writer whose body of work spans two decades and includes screenplays, plays, essays, and a novel. His plays include MIT: Mad in Taiwan (2008), The Mahjong Game Trilogy (1997-2007), and One Bed, Four Players (1999). Most recently, Professor Chi wrote his first novel, Private Eyes, which won the 2012 Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIPE) Book Prize, and his new play Playing the Violin premiered in Taiwan in November 2012. Professor Chi holds a PhD in English Literature from the University of Iowa, and currently teaches in the Department of Drama and Theatre at National Taiwan University.

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Famous Playwrights of the Chinese World

03.11.13 | 01:09:16 min | 0 comments