Du Jiaqi (Heather Tu)

Born in Taiwan, Du came to Hong Kong in the early 1980s and received her Ph.D. from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. She began writing poetry in 1992, and has published in Su Yeh Literature 素葉文學 and Sing Tao Daily 星島日報. She was a co-founder and editorial committee member of Huxi Poetry 呼吸詩刊. She taught Chinese at The Chinese University of Hong Kong and is now a part-time lecturer at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. Her volume of selected poems is entitled Nüwu zhi ge 女巫之歌 [The witch's song] (2002).