Xue Yiwei was born in 1964 in Chenzou, Hunan and grew up in Changsha. He took a BSc in Computer Science from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, an MA in English Literature from Université de Montréal, and a PhD in Linguistics from Guangdong University of Foreign Studies. In 2009-2010, he was appointed visiting fellow in the City University of Hong Kong. He currently lives in Montreal. He has published novels and short stories.
(Only books translated into English)
2012 白求恩的孩子們 (Dr Bethune’s Children) (novel)
2013 出租车司机 (Shenzheners) (stories)
2015 Xue Yiwei and His War Stories : A Collection of Translations and Commentaries
2016 希拉里, 密和, 我 (Celia, Misoka, I) (novel)