• Meet the author
  • Zhang Wei


    The Chinese author Zhang Wei was born in 1956 in China’s northern province of Shandong. He graduated from the Chinese Department at Yantai Normal College in 1980. Three years later, he became a member of Chinese Writers Association, an organization for which he has served as the chairman of the Shangdon branch. He is best […]

  • Latest
  • New book released!


    The Swedish version of Zhang Wei’s Scandal or Romance has finally arrived. You can buy the book from most local and online book stores. For retailors or you who would like to order directly from us, please drop us a mail to sales@jinring.se. We will reply as soon as we can. The only novel written […]

  • Publishing
  • Septemberfabel


    This is the second book from the serier of Chinese Stories, which is a collection of Swedish translations of novels by Zhang Wei, an outstanding Chinese writer. The novel Septemberfabel is translated by sinolog Lennart Lundberg, and the original title is Jiu Yue Yu Yan 《九月寓言》. Here, you can read a short introduction in Swedish: […]

  • Publishing
  • Det gamla fartyget

    Det gamla fartyget

    Our first product is a novel by Zhang Wei named Det gamla fartyget, which is a Swedish translation of Gu Chuan translated by Anna Gustafsson Chen. Here is what the translator has written on her blogg: Zhang Weis 张炜 roman Det gamla fartyget 《古船》 är något av en modern klassiker i den post-kulturrevolutionära kinesiska litteraturen. Det […]