Liang Xiaobin 1956-

Contemporary poet. Born in Hefei, Anhui province, Liang worked in a pharaceutical factory after returning from the countryside in 1976, and made his publishing debut in 1979. His collection Xuebai de qiang [The snow-white wall] was awarded a major prize, and his poem "Zhongguo, wode yaoshi diu le" [China, I've lost my key] was acclaimed for the originality of its technique. Another collection, Shaonujun gudui [Drummer band of the girl army], was published in 1988.