Qian Xi Teng

Qian Xi’s first collection They hear salt crystallising was published in 2010 by firstfruitspress. It is an intricate dreamscape where Chinese myths and Western inspirations intertwine with the poet’s personal narrative. Qian Xi has had poems published in various books and magazines including W. W. Norton’s Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East, Asia and Beyond.

Qian Xi was a Poetry Society Young Poet of the Year in 2000 & 2001.