Paul Welch

Paul Welch
Poet Pick

Paul Welch earned a B.A. in literature and creative writing from Hampshire College in 1999. From 2003-2008 he lived in China, teaching literature and philosophy at an international school in Beijing. He learned Chinese mostly through trial and error in bars and restaurants. He is currently enrolled in San Francisco State’s MFA Program in poetry, with an emphasis in Chinese translation.

First posted: May 21, 2009

Last modified: April 18, 2016