赖特近期出版的书籍与发表的作品有：集体回忆录《特拉克》（Tracker，2017），作品通过多人的讲述，回忆了原住民领袖、思想家特拉克·迪尔莫斯的一生，该书获维多利亚州总理非虚构文学奖提名；散文《当你讲述别人的故事时会发生什么》（“What Happens When You Tell Somebody Else’s Story”，2016）获 2016 年希拉里·麦克菲奖；长篇小说《天鹅》（The Swan Book，2013）是一个变幻莫测的寓言，描绘了一个被战争与气候变化肆虐的未来世界，2014 年获澳大利亚文学协会金奖；长篇小说《卡彭塔利亚湾》（Carpentaria， 2006）获 2007 年迈尔斯·弗兰克林奖。
Alexis Wright is a memberof the Waanyi nation of the Gulf of Carpentaria, and her great-grandfather wasfrom Guangdong Province. She is an author of fiction and non-fiction, and haswritten widely on Indigenous rights. She is one of the most importantAustralian voices speaking about land and belonging, storytelling and identity,and the Aboriginal relationship with the rest of Australian society. Her novel Carpentaria, an epic novel aboutAboriginal life, won five national literary awards in 2007 includingAustralia’s premier literary prize, the Miles Franklin Award. Her recentpublication, the collective memoir Tracker(November 2017), about Aboriginal leader and political thinker TrackerTilmouth, has been shortlisted for the Victorian Premier’s Non-Fiction LiteraryAward. Her essay, “What Happens When You Tell Somebody Else’s Story”, wasawarded the Hilary McPhee Award 2016. And her 2013 novel, The Swan Book, a phantasmagorical allegory set in a future ravagedby war and climate change, was awarded the Australian Literature Society GoldMedal in 2014 and short-listed for the 2014 Stella Prize. She is theBoisbouvier Chair in Australian Literature at the University of Melbourne.
A professor of Chineseliterature at Renmin University in Beijing, Liang Hong’s literary career hasspanned criticism, reportage, and fiction. She is known for her scholarlyresearch on 20th century Chinese literature, but true fame came to her with the2010 publication of China in One Village, which melds personal historyand sociological study, and found an enormous readership, selling over aquarter of a million copies. It was followed in 2013 by Leaving LiangVillage, establishing Liang Hong’s reputation as a deft observer andchronicler of China’s changing society. Since that time Liang Hong has been therecipient of many awards and honors. More recently she has published acollection of short stories, and her first novel, The Light of LiangGuangzheng, was published in late 2017.