Hui received his MA in Translation from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He has translated into English several of Xi Xi's stories.;Minford is a sinologist and literary translator. He is known for his translation of Chinese classics such as The Story of the Stone and The Art of War. He also translated Louis Cha's The Deer and the Cauldron and a selection of Pu Songling's Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio.
A Place of One's Own: Stories of Self in Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore