Introduction of the new IFLAC Peace Ambassador in ChinaPosted: 2013/04/14
Zhang Zhi, English name Arthur Zhang, Pen Name – Diablo
Diablo (born 1965), his real name is Zhang Zhi, English name Arthur Zhang, and pen name Wuyuelou (Moonless Tower), with ancestral place of Nan’an of Chongqing, born in Phoenix Town of Baxian County, Sichuan Province. He is doctor of literature and honorary doctor in humanism, and has successively been engaged in many professions.
He is now chairman of International Poetry Translation and Research Centre, executive editor of The World Poets Quarterly (multilingual), editor-in-chief of the English version of The World Poetry Yearbook, ambassador in China of the International Poets Association in Chile, and foreign academician of Greek International Literature & Arts and Science Academy.
He began to publish his literary and translation works since 1986. Some of his literary pieces have been translated into over twenty foreign languages, such as English, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Greek, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Romanian, Danish, Hungarian, Bengalese, Italian, Swedish, Korean, Slavic-Mongolian, Serbian, Hebrew, Arabic, Slovak, Croatian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, and Albanian, etc., to be included into dozens of domestic and overseas anthologies. He has won poetry prizes from Greece, Brazil, America, Israel, France, India, Italy, Austria, and Lebanon.