Chen Hongyu hails from Sichuan province, China. Her editing work for Science Fiction World, China’s top science fiction magazine, won her a Chinese Nebula award. She’s known as The Queen of Boys’ POV Fiction. Her recent novels include Youngsters’ Utopia and The Legend of Zero. “Western Heaven,” her alternative Journey to the West, was nominated for both a Chinese Nebula and a Coordinates Award.

Chen Hongyu has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

Western Heaven

FICTION by Chen Hongyu, translated by Andy Dudak in Issue 122 – November 2016

“I’m sorry for being born human.” —Osamu Dazai, No Longer Human 1 The setting sun cut through the gray haze, illuminating the northern plain, and the local robots had suspended their work. They were lined up in a dense phalanx, quiet and still as they sunbathed. Today was a rare sunny day after months of […]