Prof JIN Sheng Hwa, Serena

Position :
Emeritus Professor of Translation
Address :
Room 408, 1/F, Leung Kau Kui Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Educational Qualifications
  • Joint-diploma (Equivalent to B.A.), Department of English Literature, Chung Chi College, Hong Kong
  • M.A., Department of Asian Studies, Washington University, St. Louis, U.S.A.
  • Doctorat de 3 e Cycle en Litt rature et Civilisation Françaises, University of Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV), Paris, France
Fields of Research/Teaching
  • Literature Translation
  • Translation Principles
  • Translation Teaching
  • The Ballad of the Sad Cafe 《小酒館的悲歌》(Translation of Carson McCullers's Novel), Hong Kong: World Today Press, 1975.
  • Stone and Shadow《石與影》(Translation of Michael Bullock's Poetry), Beijing: China Translation and Publishing Corporation, 1993.
  • An Outcast of the Islands《海隅逐客》(Translation of Joseph Conrad's Novel), Taipei: Lien Ching Press, 1981; Nanjing: Yilin Press, 2000.
  • Knowing Translation's True Face 《 認識翻譯真面目 》, Hong Kong: Cosmos Books Ltd., 2002.
  • The Path of Translation《譯道行》 , Wuhan: Hubei Education, 2002.
Awards and Honors
  • OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire ) in recognition of the "unique, and invaluable contribution to the promotion of translation in Hong Kong." 1997.