Alternate Title EDBL
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Ha Jin is the author of several works, including the poetry collections Between Silences and Facing Shadows; the award-winning short fiction collections Ocean of Words and Under the Red Flag; and the recent novel Waiting, winner of both the National Book and PEN/Faulkner Awards for fiction. Widely anthologized, Jin earned his PhD in English fron Brandeis University in 1993, and is currently professor in English at Boston University. His most recent novel, A Free Life, is just out from Vintage Books.