Huichun (Amy) Liang is a Lecturer in Chinese language and literature at the University Of Missouri.  She is the co-author (with Zhanjing) of Chinese Idioms and co-translator (with Steven Schroeder) of Small (poetry by Li Nan). Her translation appears in Sichuan Literature, and Rhino; and her writing has appeared in Da Gong (Hong Kong), Sing Tao Daily (US), and a variety of media in the People’s Republic of China. Huichun was an editor and reporter at the China National Radio of the People’s Republic of China from 1985 to 1988. She received a special award for reporting on the terrible forest fire on Da-Xing-An Mountain in 1987 from the All-China Journalists Association and was the co-winner of the 1987 Annual News Editing prize of the China National Radio.